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Table of Contents

Etudes or Pieces

Thalbergian Method

Some Hints Concerning Piano Teaching

American Versus Foreign Fingering

Fingering of the Scales

Simplicity of Technic

Open Letter to the Piano-Forte Student

Technic Again

Retrospective and Prospective

Our Girls as Piano Players

Printing Music for Children

What to Teach

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Thalbergian Method, American College of Musicians, fingering method, 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 04, Number 03 (March 1886)
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