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Table of Contents

Improvements Needed in Writing Music

Woman as a Musician

Melograph and Melotrope

American Composers—Attention!

Criticism Once More

Pianoforte Study

Rubinstein's Repertoire

To Young Students

American Students in Berlin

Graded List of Pianoforte Music

Grand Social Again

Emotion in Piano-Playing

Is the Study of Music Profitable?

How to Study

Square Versus Upright Pianos

Scientific Investigation Applied to the Anatomical Details Involved in Piano Playing

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


piano, Rubinstein, nomenclature, melograph, melothrope, American composer


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 11 (November 1888)
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