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Table of Contents

Music An Aid to Right Living

Royal Road in Pianoforte Study

Personal Appearance of the Teachers

Scale Practice

Trials and Tribulations

Development of Musical Taste and Judgment

Science of Music

Hint in Regard to Scale Practice

Piano Teaching in Its Elementary Stages

Albani's Advice

First Lessons to Children

To Aspiring Pianists and Composers

The Importance of Commencing a Musical Education Early in Life

Practicing Music in One's Active Life

What I Saw On My Vacation

Chapter on Velocity

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


piano scale practice, music teacher


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 09, Number 10 (October 1891)
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