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Table of Contents

Blessings in Their Train

Art of Piano Ensemble (interview with Pierre Luboshutz and Genia Nemenoff)

Gettting a Song Published

Our Musical Beginnings in the Southwest

America's Musical Bank

Proper Care of the Piano

Success Can Be Won Without Money (interview with John Charles Thomas)

Golden Wedding Anniversary at The Presser Home

Only Ladies' Bagpipe Band in America

How John D. Rockefeller, Sr., Practices

How I Prepare a Radio Program (interview with André Kostelanetz)

Piano Ensembles Attract Fine Attention

Soft Pedal Problem

How Music Helped Me to Avoid the Asylum

Better Sight Reading

Musical Travelogues of Latin-America

Cradle of Composers: What the Choir Loft Has Done for the Art

Teacher's Round Table


Strains That Injure the Voice

Singers Must Learn to Recite

Problems of Practicing

Rubinstein's Opera

What is the Musical Need of Youth To-day?

Master Lesson on Minuet in D Major of Mozart

Technic of the Month—Czerny—The Pianist's Old Testament

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Verna Shaffer, music study, music lessons


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 01 (January 1941)
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