Download Full Text (10.1 MB)

Table of Contents

Concert Hall of the Paris Conservatoire

Making of Tone Color Effects on the Piano

Liszt as a Pianoforte Writer

Hints for Inexperienced Teachers

Music and Life

Opportune Bending of the Musical Twig: A Few Suggestions in Elementary Piano Teaching

Young Music Teacher

Foundation of Sight Reading

Estimate of Johann Sebastian Bach

Gounod and Faust

Mission of Music in the Public Schools

Essentials of Success

Music Lessons the Soldiers Taught

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Paris Conservatoire, French music


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 23, Number 10 (October 1905)
Files over 3MB may be slow to open. For best results, right-click and select "save as..."