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Table of Contents


Who Can Study Music with a Hope of Success?

Movements of Nerves and Muscles in Playing a Piece of Music

On Thorough Study

Thoughts on Piano Playing

One-Sided Specialism in Pianoforte Playing

Commissions to Teachers Once More

Chats on Technical Subjects

How Can the Individuality of the Musical Profession Be Raised to a Higher Level?

Raif Club in New York

To the Earnest Student and Player of the Pianoforte


Sixth Programme from Anton Rubinstein's Cyclus of Seven Piano Recitals, with Biographical and Critical Sketch

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Philadelphia chorus, pianoforte


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 08, Number 05 (May 1890)
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