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Table of Contents

In Memoriam: Franz Liszt

Objective or Subjective

How to Play Chopin

Development of Genius: Interesting Statistics in Regard to Famous Musicians and Writers

Local Colleges of Musicians

Study of Music

Relaxation or Rest

Theory of Phrasing, Memorizing and Interpretation

Simplicity of Technique

How to Keep Pianos in Hot Weather

Those Who Can Learn

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Franz Liszt memoriam, Chopin, music college, 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 08 (August 1886)
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