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Table of Contents

What is Classical Music?


Parental Indulgence

Schumann's Early Loves

Originality in Teaching

Schumann: A Vanishing Star


Teaching Tonality

True Story: A Tale of a Music Student

Last Work

Studio Comfort

What is the Scale of this Passage?: Practical Hints for a Prompt Reply to this Common and Often Perplexing Questions

Musical Impurity


Relation of the Music Department to the College

Musical Heredity

Indiscriminate Advice and Its Evils

Anitra's Dance

Teacher of Music: His Character and His Training (A Symposium)

Russian School of Music

Illustration in Teaching: Some Practice Examples

Pieces, Exercises or Etudes—Which?

Dignity of our Profession

When Shall We Begin with Classical Music?

What to Use with a Beginner

Musical Outlook at Manila

Women as Tuners

Report of the Pennsylvania Federation of Women

Intellectual Side of Music in Amateur Clubs

How to Practise in a Cold Church

Items of Guild News

Boy Choir Singers

Notes of Cases from the Records of a Voice Hospital, Part 6

Studying Singing in Europe

Management of Breath

To an Amateur Singer

Collateral Charms of Music

Moritz Moszkowski

Childhood Songs, II

Great Fault of the American Student

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


classical music, Schumann, violin, college music department


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 18, Number 01 (January 1900)
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