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Table of Contents

Radical Methods in Modern Pianoforte Study

Remarkable Pianoforte Arrangements of Franz Liszt

Artistic Origin of Mendelssohn's Songs Without Words

Liszt in Fiction: A Romance in Which the Great Pianist is the Central Figure

Practicing with One Hand

Shakespeare's Music the World Over

Clara Schumann's Debt to Johannes Brahms

Muscular Mastery of the Keyboard

Every One Can Memorize Music: That is, if Everyone Will Work Hard Enough, Long Enough and in the Right Way

Thoroughness in Memorizing Music

Misleading Musical History

Sibelius and the Music of Modern Finland

Teaching Pupils the Musical Alphabet

Nervousness versus Karma: A Much-Needed Parable for Timid Performers

Experience or the Big Name—Which?

Penalty for Missed Lessons

Spur of Competition

Prospect and Retrospect: A Critical Survey of To-day and Yesterday in Music

Helpful Ideas in a Nutshell

Sentiment and Sentimentality

Credits for Musical Work in Our Public Schools

Kansas Study Credit Plan

Ten Commandments for Young Composers

Blindness of Bach

Why Do I Not Get Along Faster?

Pianos I Have Known

Sir George Grove on Schubert's Appearance

Some Facts and Fallacies in Vocal Study

Head Resonance

Encouraging Song in the Home

Did Opera Have a Religious Foundation?

Surgical Operations

Handel's Comic Opera

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Von Lenbach, Liszt, Constantin von Sternberg, Edward Baxter Perry


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 34, Number 03 (March 1916)
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