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Table of Contents

Foriegn Fingering

Ambiguity of Our Musical Nomenclature

Musician: What is Thought of It

To Improve the Quality of Study

Musical Education: How Shall it Best Be Acquired?

Educational Principles


Old Fogy Revived

Broad Culture

Accentual Treatment of Exercises as Applied to Piano-Forte Exercises

Some Sensible Suggestions

Hammer or Presssure Touch—Which?

Why Don't I Learn Faster?

One-Sided Education of Musicians

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


musical nomenclature, American College of Musicians, fingering ethods


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 10 (October 1885)
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