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Table of Contents

Irritability of the Music Teacher

Musical Misfits

Tact and Self-Control

Suggested Classics for the Teaching Repertoire

Exploitation of the Prodigy

Art of Living: For the Musician

Our National Failing

Play in All Keys

Choice of a Teacher

Persistence and Work

Prevalent Fallacies

Music as Mental Discipline

Music for Music's Sake

Musical Ideals for the Twentieth Century

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


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 19, Number 08 (August 1901)
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