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Table of Contents

Few Thoughts for Piano-Forte Teachers


Successes, Directions, Incentives, Developments

Action of the Fifth Finger in Piano Playing and the Means of Securing a Correct Position of Hand, Arm, and Fingers

Purity and Impurity

Robert Schuman's Rules for Young Musicians, Part 2

Thoughts on Piano Playing

Fourth Finger of the Left Hand

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


pianoforte, piano, stage etiquette, virtuoso, piano student, Gottschalk, The Notes of a Pianist


Composition | Ethnomusicology | Fine Arts | History | Liturgy and Worship | 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 02, Number 02 (February 1884)
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