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Table of Contents

Scoring a Success

Middle Years

Great Painters and the Art of Music

Practicing on a Mental Keyboard

Vocal Training from a Famous Master (interview with Zinka Milanov)

What the Pianist of Tomorrow Must Possess (interview with Sigismond Stojowski)

Mystery of Sound Effects in the Radio Studio

Christmas Piano and the Nineteenth Hole

Clear and Distinct Piano Playing

Demand for Unusual Song Programs (interview with Eva Gauthier)

Radio Help Music Pronunciation

Practical Antidotes for Stage Fright

Master Lesson—Bird As Prophet, Op. 82, No. 7 by Robert Schumann

Mauro Giuliani

Why Copying of Copyrighted Music by Hand or Otherwise is Illegal

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Thanksgiving, family generations


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 58, Number 11 (November 1940)
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