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Table of Contents

Recollections of Famous Musicians

Counting Habit

Practical Hints to Pupils

Great Operatic Romances Adapted for the Piano

How Chopin's Funeral March Was Written

Plagiarism in Music

Important Secret of Touch

How Diabelli Curbed Beethoven

Story of the Orchestra Instruments told for the General Music Lover

Pianist's Part in Ensemble Playing

Teacher's Attitude for Success

Natural Progressive Methods with Beginners

Character of Beethoven's Music

Secrets of Artistic Phrasing

Where the Dictionary Helps

Striking Modern Ideas on Music as a Curative Force

Etude Master Study Page—The Real Schumann

What Does it Mean to Practice

In Dr. Harmony's Doorway

Mark Hambourg on the Use of the Pedal

Pupil Who Argues

Studying Bach's Simpler Works

Short Cuts to Achievement

Well Known Composers of To-day—A.W. Lansing

Hang Out Your Sign

Schumann's Nachtstuck in F Major

Little Test for Ambitious Pupils

List of Opera Composers, with Titles of Their Best-Known Work

Lost Art of Melody

New Aspects of Fingering

Enemies of Your Piano

Training the Brain and the Ear

One-Method Teacher

Wilhelmj and the American Farmer

Qualities of a Good Teacher

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Frederick Corder, Schumann


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 31, Number 05 (May 1913)
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