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Table of Contents

Hour of Triumph

200 or 200,000

Tchaikowsky on Brahms

Value of Written Work

Music an Ideal Christmas Present (interview with John Philip Sousa)

Keep Your Methods Fresh

Teachers' Round Table

How the Masters Practiced

Seven Rules for Position at the Keyboard

Camille Saint-Saëns, To-Day and Yesterday

Will Piano Exercises Overcome Deformities of the Hand?

Liszt's Business

Save Your Breath?

Heart Music and Art Music

Advance with Every Lesson

Get the Musical Idea

Comparative Musical History Dates

Here and There in the Field of Music: An Intimate Page of Facts, Humor and Comment with the Great Music Makers of To-day and Yesterday

When Rubinstein was Too Nervous to Play

Weak Fingers

Adeste Fideles

From a Master's Workshop: Little Lessons in Musicianship, Part 2

Charles Kingsley on Music

Thin Ice

Passing of Pedagogical Punishment

Origin of the Motif

Modern Versus Antiquated Methods of Piano Technic

Musical Scrap Book

Queen of Night

Making Your Thumb Behave

One Musical Minute with Pope

Making Music Legal

Franklin's Notable Musical Invention for Which Both Beethoven and Mozart Composed

Odd Musical Facts for Busy Readers

Beethoven and Capricornus

Unfair Competition

Is the Piano Hurting Welsh Choral Music?

Music of the Moslem Maid

When You Do It, Mean It

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Christmas issue, Christmas music, Camille Saint Saens


Composition | Ethnomusicology | 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 39, Number 12 (December 1921)
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