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Table of Contents

Music and the World's Great Hour

National Defense Demands Music

Music the Navy Needs (interview with Lt. Charles Benter)

Boy—the Piano—The Spirit of the Game

New England Idyl

Modest Moussorgsky's Last Hours (Short Pages from Family Memoirs)

Golden Jubilee Banquet

Finding Opportunity on the Concert Stage (interview with S. Hurok)

Army Song Book Makes Its Bow

Music in Britain's War (interview with Betty Humby)

Will the Orchestra Be Modernized? Introducting a Conference with the Late Emanuel Moore, Inventor of the Double Keyboard Piano

Technic of the Month—Thirds in Five Finger Groups

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Charles Benter, Verna Shaffer, United States Naval Band, U.S.S. Texas


Composition | Music | Music Pedagogy | Music Performance


Monthly departmental articles (e.g. Violin Questions, Band and Orchestra Department, etc.) have been omitted from the Table of Contents as well as monthly miscellany (e.g. World of Music, New Records, etc.). For a detailed index of articles, see Dr. Pam Dennis’s An Index to Articles Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883-1957 Part 1 and Part 2 (published by A-R Editions and the Music Library Association). An index to the musical scores included in each issue may be found in Dr. Douglas Bomberger’s An Index to Music Published in The Etude Magazine, 1883–1957 (also published by the Music Library Association).

Volume 59, Number 07 (July 1941)
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