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Table of Contents

Summer Music Schools: What They Are in Fact

Popular Music

Convent Music in America

Liberating of the Ring Finger in Musicians by Dividing the Accessory Tendons of the Extensor Communis Digitorum Muscle

Some More About Piano-Forte Technique

Dr. Leopold Damrosch

Old School of Piano Playing

Progress in Teaching

How to Practice

Why to Study Music?

How to Accompany a Song

For Youngest Readers—Before Taking the First Music Lesson

Piano-Forte Hands

Music Lesson—Sonata in G (No. 1 Cotta), Haydn, 1730-1809

Imitative Teaching

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


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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 03 (March 1885)
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