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Table of Contents

Habit of Syncopating

Coming Meeting

Nature and Art


Accentual Treatment of Exercises as Applied to Piano-Forte Exercises

Value of Mechanical Apparatus for Cultivation of Technic

Technical Treatment of the Piano-Forte

History of Fingering

Technic, and the Use of Mechanical Appliances for Its Development

Origin of the Tarantella

Wohltemperirte Klavier

Progressive Teacher

Faith, Hope and Charity, Sonnet

Gradual Development of the Science of Tuning Pianos

Musical Taste

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Music Teachers' National Association, piano, playing by ear


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 04, Number 01 (January 1886)
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