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Table of Contents

Professional Accompanist

Ten Golden Rules for Piano Study

Pianist and Time Values

Imperfection of the Musical Scale

Silent Rhythm

How to Study the Two-Voiced Inventions of Bach

Rock Bottom of Pianistic Progress

Talking and Doing

Muscular Action in Piano Playing

Make Technic Your Servant—Not Your Master

Practical and Helpful Ideas from the National Convention of the Music Teachers' National Association: What Active Teachers are Thinking and Saying

When Nero was Studying Singing

Out—Back at 2.30

Bible Operas

Cultivating Confidence in the Child

Famous Salon Compositions and Their Composers: Pieces Everybody Knows and the Musicians Who Wrote Them

Making the Summer Months Profitable

Eye to Business

Eminent Musicians Who Have Succeeded in Other Pursuits

Musings of a Myopic Musician

Plea from Señor Jonás for Better Music for Children

Small Child's Comfort at the Piano

Secret of the Success of Great Musicians

Music Publishing from Behind the Scenes

Year in the Fundamentals of Musical Composition

Rarest Thing in Music


Promotion Recital

One More Help

Little Dispute

Some Things to Consider in Ensemble Playing

Finger Equalization in Piano Study

Getting Off the Track

Entertaining Musical Minutes

Fear Thoughts and Music

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Bach, Henry Coward


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 37, Number 06 (June 1919)
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