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Table of Contents

Richard Strauss: A Short Story of the Composer Whom James Huneker Calls An Anarch in Art

Hungarian Music and the Gipsies

Education of the Masters

Music and Mental Science

Babylonian Origin of Music as an Art and Science

Touch in Pianoforte Playing

Musical Education: What It Means

What is Good Taste in Music?

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Richard Strauss


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 11 (November 1906)
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