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Table of Contents

Practical Ideas for Busy Music Workers

Music a Human Necessity in Modern Life: Not a Needless Accomplishment (symposium)

Making Music the Language of the Child

How Schumann and Mendelssohn Regarded Poverty

How Long Should We Practice?

Don't Evade the Difficult Tasks

Practice Materials Leading to a Complete Technic

Influence of Music on the Body

Simplicity of Success

Rotary Arm Movement in Piano Playing: A Widely Accepted Technical Discovery of Dr. William Mason

Brahms as a Pianist and as a Conductor

Forgotten Belgian Composer

Better Understanding of Tempo Rubato

Musical Girl and The Vision, The

Manifestations of the Composers' Characters in Their Music

Economy of Movement in Piano Playing

Value of Correct Fingering When Practically Applied

Helping the Ordinary Pupil with Encouragement

Can You Make the Piano Sing?

Egotism, Eccentricities and Mannerisms Among Famous Musicians

Successful Method of Memorizing

Things to Remember about Your Piano

Etude Master Study Page—Debussy

Wonderful Touch of Adolf Henselt

Humorous Side of Musical Examinations

Why Memorizing is Necessary

Music at the Arctic Circle

Mystical Use of the Trumpet

Rudyard Kipling on the Important of Music in War

Odd Uses for Musical Instruments

Bells of Belgium

Does it Pay to Give Free Music Lessons?

Greatest Symphony Ever Written

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Perlee V. Jervis, Brahms, Claude DeBussy


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 33, Number 04 (April 1915)
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