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Table of Contents

Programme Music

Dr. Hans v. Bulow in Philadelphia

Brief Hints at Odd Times

New Musical Literature

Characteristics of the Modern Sonata

Should Americans Send Their Young People Here to Study Music? Are Not the Extra Facilities Counterbalanced by the Moral Risk?

Musical Literature

Convictions the Result of Investigation

Class Teaching

Which is the Best Piano?

Interesting Talk with von Bülow

Few Thoughts on Practicing

What to Study

Art of Studying

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


modern sonata, music literature, 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 07, Number 05 (May 1889)
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