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Table of Contents

Rubinstein's Thoughts and Aphorisms

Music versus Trade as a Means of Livelihood

Musical Pauperism

Musical Listener

Professional Piano Students

Principles of Musical Pedagogy

Classic and Romantic Defined

Story of a Musical Meteor

Louis Köhler's Notes on Practicing

Playing by Ear—A Bane or Benefit?

Bach the Originator of Fingering

Overcrowded Musical Profession

Originality in a Young Composer

What Can We Do

Test of Time

Do Something for Yourself

Listening to Music

My Pupils

Abuse of Tempo

Some Essentials for Music Students

Piano Beginner of Yesterday and of To-day

Training the Teachers


How to Make Pupils' Recitals Attractive

Advantages for Music Students in Various European Centers

Melba Story

How the Tone of the Piano is Affected by Furnishings


Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


music pedagogy, classic period, romantic period, playing by ear


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 16, Number 03 (March 1898)
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