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Table of Contents

Permanent Wealth in Music Study

Conservatory in the Home

Opportunities for Opera Singers (interview with Edward Johnson)

Great Bells and Little Bells: A Story of Carillons

Requirements of Rhythm Playing (interview with Fred Waring)

Contralto of the String Family (interview with Emanuel Feuermann)

Kings of the Keyboard—Liszt and Rubinstein: A Vivid Picture of Great Moments in Late Victorian Days

Make Progress by Making Friends

Story of the Mystic Stick: The Part Played by the Baton in Musical History

Rotary Exercises Develop Piano Playing

Greatest of the Garcias: The Romance of Maria Malibran—The Great Prima Donna to Visit America

How to Play the Piano Over the Air: Effective Radio Piano Playing Made Simple for Students

Johann Caspar Mertz

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


instrumental music, music teacher, 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 58, Number 09 (September 1940)
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