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Table of Contents

Some Devices that Make Sight Reading Easy

Chopin's Last Surviving Pupil Gives Recollections of His Master

Leading the Pupil to Think While Practicing (interview with Harold Bauer)

Comfort at the Keyboard

Self-Development and Piano Playing

Mozart's Personal Appearance

Pioneers of American Music

Ornamentation in Music

Pros and Cons of Correspondence Instruction in Music: A Far Reaching Symposium on a Much Discussed Subject

Some Things the Student Should Know about Mozart's Works

Liszt's Original Compositions

Music and Abstract Ideas

Foundation Stones of Good Piano Technic

Tragic Character of the Music of Russia

Recollections of Celebrated Musicians (interview with Henry Schradieck)

Exercises that Concentrate the Attention and Save Time

Secrets of Sight Reading

Exercises for Independence Taken from Famous Pieces

Music Teaching and Money

Warming the Piano Keys

Etude Master Study Page—Liszt

Hints to Students Deprived of the Teacher's Help

Iconoclastic View of Parsifal

Playing with Feeling

Doing One Thing at a Time

Bouquet of Composers

Pre-Lesson Recital Plan

Demanding the Best for Music

How Ensemble Playing Helps

What is Meant by Technique

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Harold Bauer, Jonas Chickering, American music, Kings Chapel Boston, first American organ, Mozart


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 32, Number 03 (March 1914)
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