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Table of Contents

Some of the World's Greatest Women Pianists: Short, Interesting Biographies and Appreciations of Great Performers from Clara Schumann to the Present Day

Evil of Too Difficult Music

Mozart's Christmas

Tact and Success


Musical Americanisms

Christmas Greetings from Well-Known Musicians

Don't Get Discouraged

Progress—Past and Present

Our Repertoire Class

Reflections by the Way, Part 1

Disgrace to Music: A Protest Against the Practice of Subsidizing Pianists Employed by Some Piano Firms

Fraud Publishers Again

Modesty of Brahms

Important Events in Musical History

Scale Playing

Practical Hints for the Busy Teacher

Making a Piece Interesting

Necessity of Sympathy in Teaching Children

Teachers' Fads

Musical Alphabet

Secret of a Merry Christmas

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Christmas issue, women in music


Composition | Ethnomusicology | Music | Music Education | Musicology | Music Pedagogy | Music Performance | Music Practice | Music Theory


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 25, Number 12 (December 1907)
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