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Table of Contents

Music Teaching as a Business

Obstacles Melt Before Determination

Some Traits of Character Resulting from the Study of Music

How to Prevent a Piece Becoming Tiresome Before Learned

Does Music Pay?

Basis of Success in Music Teaching

Ages of Some Prominent Pianists

Two Characteristics of the Best Methods of Teaching Music

Schubert's Sayings

Child-Study: The Teacher's Privilege and Duty

Educational Value of Concerts

Procession of the Phantoms

Dialogue Concerning Freaks

Teacher's Equipment

Mlle. Chaminade on Piano-Playing

Musical Busybodies

Advantages of House-to-House Teaching

Music Teachers Are Born, Not Made

Music as She is Spelt

First Age of a Musician

Developing Expression

Experiences and Observations from the Class-Room

Eccentricity and Business

Obituary of Ferdinand Dewey

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


music teacher


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 06 (June 1900)
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