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Table of Contents

Biographical Study


Many Methods: A Plea for Liberalism

Musical Items

Evil of Forcing Development

On Studying Sonatas

Unmusical People

Art of Interesting Pupils

Sophie Menter and Cécile Chaminade

Pitch Battle

Ideals for Piano Teachers

Scales Again: The Importance of Metronome and Accent

Too Much Thud!

How to Interest Children


Talk to Students

Choosing Music as a Profession

Blasts from The Ram's Horn

How to Become a Composer

Suggestions to Students Going Abroad

Who are Faddists?

Personality of the Opera Chorus

Suggestion to Pupils: Obedience

Best Way to Form a Good Teaching Connection

Voice Machine

Necessary Part of a Good Teacher's Equipment: The Value of Illustration

Intensity as a Factor in Piano Study

Why Go Abroad?

Practice and Health

Arrogant Teachers

Modern English Choral Writers

Teachers Should Play for Pupils

Study of Elocution a Help to the Musician

Questions in Musical History

Modern English Choral Writers (pictures)

About Minor Keys

Student's Incentive

On A Retiring Board for Amateurs

Future of the Lecture Recital

Musical Library A

Etude's Prize Library Contest

Program of Work for Coming Year of The Crescendo, Newburg, NY

Work of the National Federation of Musical Clubs, Memphis, Tenn.


Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Sophie Menter, Cecile Chaminade, music profession


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 17, Number 11 (November 1899)
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