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Table of Contents

On Musical Education

Some Types of Piano Teachers

Our System of Technique

Liberating the Ring Finger

Complete List of Pieces, including Those Analysed, Arranged in Progressive Order as Regards Difficulty (from The Musician, Vol. I)

Imaginary Pilgrimage to Beethoven

Etude, Poem

Weak Finger

Abreast with the Times

Crowned Virtuoso

Schools of Piano Playing

Fantasy after Chopin

Shall the Teacher Select the Music?

Hammer, or Pressure Touch—Which?

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


music teacher, music student, piano


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 09 (September 1885)
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