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Table of Contents

Momentous Musical Anniversary: P.M.T.A. Celebrates Thirtieth Anniversary of the Inauguration of a Movement Which Has Become Country Wide

Greatest Thing in Technic: Dr. William Mason's Vast Technical Vision

Musical Brain-Storms and Their Results

Heyday of Music

Vocal Masterpieces for the Masses (interview with Henri Scott)

Sustaining Pedal and What It Does to Piano Music

Musical Explorer

Pianist's Vitality

Keeping Up Interest in Your Music Club

Color Effects in Piano Playing

Don'ts for Scale Playing

Bug-Bear of Dotted Notes

Variety in Scale Practice

Bad Manners at Concerts

Look Up!

Variety at Lessons

Something New in Music Temperament and Musical Understanding

How Much Shall We Do For Our Pupils

Don't Try to Fool the Pupil

Efficiencies Which Attract Success in Music Teaching

From a Young Teacher's Note Book

One Minute with Von Weber

Magic of Order

Don't Flirt with Success

Putting Expression in Your Piano Playing

Difficulties in Playing that You Must Conquer

Musical Facts for Busy Readers

One Minute with Wagner

Mental Laziness

Fault-Finding Habit

Conducting Without Scores

Can I Become a Good Sight Reader?

Joy in Music

Dot and Double Dot

One Minute with Berlioz

Do Any of These Hit You?

Technic Tablets

Impertinent Points on How Not to Practice

Lord's Fiddle

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Philadelpha Music Teachers' Association thirtieth anniversary gathering, William Mason, Cyril Scott


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 08 (August 1921)
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