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Table of Contents

Making a Modern Conservatory of Music: What an Endowment is Doing for the Institute of Musical Art, New York City

Polyphonic Music as Related to Modern Art and Education in Music

John Knowles Paine: The First of the Great American Composers

Medieval Musical Entertainment

Pianoforte Four-Hand Compositions

Secret of Successful Work

Some Mistakes in Teaching

How to Prepare and Conduct Class Meetings

Abt Vogler

Poems a Musician Should Know, with Suggestions for Their Study

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


New York City Institute of Musical Art, American composer, John Knowles Paine


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 24, Number 03 (March 1906)
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