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Table of Contents

Music and Fashion

Never-Say-No Clubs

Critical Comment

Duet Playing

Some of the Best Thoughts on Music


How to Use the Mason System

Learning a New Piece

Tact: One of the Factors of Success in Music

Studio Experiences

Influence of Beethoven's Deafness on His Music

Appeal to the Musicians of the Country for the Music Teachers' National Association


Pupils On Show

Experiment in Lecture Recitals

Sincerity of Purpose

Helps to the Home Student

Symposium—Is the Teaching Season Growing Shorter

Nervous Prostration

More Power to His Arm

Sousa's March Form

Modern Music Teacher

Perplexing Problem

How Many Pupils Have You Got?

Basis of Pianoforte Technic: Hand Gymnastics as Relief from Keyboard Exercises—A Working Schedule of Gymnastics for Teaching Purposes

Letter from Mr. Mathews

Too Much Practice

Study of Scales

Harmony in its Relation to Piano-Playing

Some Weak Points in the Conservatory System

How Progress is Made

Road to Expressive Playing

How to Practice

On the Influence of Organ-Playing Upon a Pianist

Needs of the Vocal Profession To-Day

Convenient Maxims, Formulas, etc. for Voice Teaching


Modern Artistic Singing

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


National Federation of Musical Clubs, vocal music, Mason system, Touch and Technic


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 11 (November 1898)
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