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Table of Contents

Our System of Technique

Chats with Pupils on Ingratitude

Brotherhood's Invention

Our New Year's Greeting

Who Should Study Music

Thoughts on Education from Klavierehren

Back-Bone of Training in Music Reading and Rendition

How to Teach Time

Music Teachers Association and Its Duties

Tact: Treatment of Pupils, Change of Teacher

Piano-Forte Teacher

Expression of the Ideal, Through the Medium of the Physical, in Piano-Forte Playing

Treatise Upon the Development of Piano-Forte Technique with the Aid of a Mechanical Apparatus

Curved or Straight Fingers

Petersilea Mute Piano

Visit to a Boarding-School Miss

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


artist concerts, William H. Sherwood, Louis Maas, Chicago Musical College, Technicon


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 03, Number 01 (January 1885)
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