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Table of Contents

Finger Memory

How Much Shall I Charge for a Lesson?

Mental Processes in Musical Execution

Few Observations for Teachers

Of the Proper Utilization of Practice Time

Evolution of Muscular Energy

Plea for the Teachers

Tone in Piano-Forte Playing

Justice in Music Teaching

Pupils Missing Lessons

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Guido of Arezzo, musical notation, Gregorian Chant, finger memory


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 05, Number 01 (January 1887)
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