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Table of Contents

Improving the Hand by Surgery

A Keyboard for Children

Meaning of Music

To Authors of American Musical Works

Piano Teaching

Needs of the Piano Teacher

Some Old Pianists

Memoranda Upon Greek Music, and Arguments Derived From It

Musical Catechism

On Touch

Music Lessons

Practical Letters to Music Teachers

Philosophy of Legato Touch

Talk About Some Things

Practical Harmony

Stephen Heller

Schopenhauer's Musical Philosophy

High Ideals

We Work for Culture

Occasional Correspondence of a Music Teacher

Reminiscences of Musical Technique

Sound Sense

Foreign Correspondence

Concerning the Psychological Relation of Music

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


California Music Teachers' Association, musical dictation, Ignace Moscheles, Greek music


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 06, Number 02 (February 1888)
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