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Table of Contents

Tributes to the Memory of Hans Engelmann

Raising Your Rate of Tuition

Chief Musical Forces of the Nineteenth Century

Busy Teacher

Debussy's Unconventionality

Plea for More Rational Teaching

Star of Technic

Credit to the Conservatory

Coming of the Minnesingers

Between Lesson Thoughts

Musical Thought and Action in the Old World

French Opera in America

Seeing with a Child's Eyes

Awakening and Developing Musical Ability

Economize in Energy

Awakening Interest in Dull Pupils

Tone Production by Means of the Pressure Touch

Diplomacy and the Interfering Mother

Making Music Interesting to the General Public: What 3000 Pianoforte Recitals Have Taught Me

Lending Interest to the Pupils' Recital

Appreciating the Best

Some New Ideas on Sight Reading

Sixty Suggestions for Teachers of Music

Ways to Help Little Pupils

Keeping Up the Pupil's Interest

Mendelssohn's Epoch Making Visit to Goethe

Standardizing the Music Teaching Profession

Shall Teachers Be Licensed to Teach?

Necessity for Repetition in Practice

How Success Came to One Teacher

Haydn's Gay Night in London

Do Musicians Enjoy Music?

What Beethoven Did For the Piano

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Friederich Niecks, Mary Venable, Edward Baxter Perry, Mendelssohn


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 08 (August 1914)
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