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Table of Contents

Musical Soul of the American Indian

Keyboard Masters of Other Years

Does Your Piano Need a Scavenger?

Light Touch

American Indian's Music Idealized

Great Possibilities of American Music Clubs

Places That Don't Sound Right and What to Do With Them

Shall I Take Up Music as a Profession?

Be Generous with Praise

Impressions of Indian Music as Heard in the Woods, Prairies, Mountains and Wigwams

Passing of Carlos Troyer, Musician and Explorer: Famous Friend of the Indians and the Notable Work He Accomplished

Interesting Facts About the Indians

Indian Musicians in the Modern World

Lieurance Program

Collectors of Native American Indian Melodies

Saving Indian Music and Legend from Annihilation

Concerning Contests

American Indian Music: Selected by Leading Publishers Especially for School, Club and Concert Use

How Many Parts are There?

Speed in Practice

Recent Developments in the Study of Indian Music

Possible Remedy for Some Musicians' Nervous Troubles

Giving the Left Hand a Chance

Problem of Music in the College

Fixing a Piece

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Thurlow Lieurance, American Indian music, Charles Wakefield Cadman, Arthur Nevin, Carlos Troyer death


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 38, Number 10 (October 1920)
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