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Table of Contents

Brahms and Mozart

American Versus Foreign Fingering

Triumph of the Technicon

Deppee's Piano Method Arraigned: The Deppee; or Dish-Rag Theory of Playing the Piano


Mechanical Appliances as Promoters of Piano-Forte Technique

Something About Piano-Forte Techniques

Short-Comings of Pupils

Moral Standing of the Musical Profession

On Jumping

Geo. F. Bristow Upon the Study of Harmony

Woman and Music

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

Heinrich-Henson Song Recital

Thoughts on Education from Klavierehren

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Brahams, Mozart, The Deppee, piano, fingering methods, 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 02 (February 1885)
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