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Table of Contents

New Aspects of the Art of Singing in America (interview with Reinald Werrenrat)

Fingering of Major Scales

Teaching Music Through Feeling

Studio Thoughts

Fingering Facts for Self-Help Pupils

Saving Energy in Practice

Von Bülow's Concert Hat

Success Steps in Piano Teaching

Sight Reading and Musicianship

What Method Shall I Study? What Method Shall I Teach?

How the Piano Sings

Fair Price for Lessons

Fingering Scales in Flats

Magic of the Keyboard: Virtuoso Tricks in Piano Playing

Playing Teacher

Do You Lose Your Music?

Liszt's Playing

Shall the Classics be First or Last?

Very Little Ones

Where Long Finger Nails Fall Short

Some Interesting Comments on Dvorák's Humoresque

Why Slow Practice is the Secret of the Higher Velocity: Just How to Practice to Attain Great and Accurate Rapid Passages

Minuet and the Scherzo

Practice Hour

What the Teacher Should Believe

Cure for Slovenly Piano-Playing

How Young Teachers May Successfully Introduce Touch and Technic

Glimpses of Great Masters at Home

Hints for Chord Reading

Hypodermic for Clementi

Two Neighborhood Impressions

Art of Playing Accompaniments

Is the Musical Mind Allied with the Subconscious Mind?

Modesty of Composers

Lessons of the Accompaniment

Memorizing Quickly

Meyerbeer's Bill

New Romili Song

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Reinald Werrenrath


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 39, Number 06 (June 1921)
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