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Table of Contents

Dangers of the Romantic Ideal

How to Use the Pedal

Common Sense of Interpreting Music

How to Study Arpeggios

Talk about Pianists

Weber's Concert-Stueck

Bach's Lighter Compositions

Nature of Harmony

Some of the Ways of the Incompetent

To the Piano-Forte

My Morning's Work

Study of Musical History

Liszt and His Pupils

Simplicity of Technique

Remarks on the Grace Note

Letter of Condolence to Mme. Richard Wagner

Legato in Piano Playing

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Chopin, Schumann, Franz Liszt, Romantic movement, classical


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 10 (October 1886)
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