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Table of Contents

How to Develop Staccato Touch

Twenty Don'ts for Piano Teachers

Motives and Measure Bars

Square Deal for Teachers: Let Us Have a Better Financial Status for the Professional Musician

No Missed Lessons

Wrong Thing

Teaching Table Exercises to Beginners

Practical Ideas on Artistic Pedaling

Counting for a Star

Wise Selection of Piano Teaching Materials

Thumb on the Black Keys

Music and the Student's Health

One Minute with Haydn

Piano Teacher and His Success

Starting the Fire

Essense of Musical Memorizing

Parting Word

Getting Real Happiness from Your Music: Psychology and the Young Musician

Holding Young Child's Interest

Why Some Organists Fall Into a Rut

Illustrations that Prod Interest

Seven Keys to Listening

Modern Violin Studies

Eye Training for Music Students

Read, Read, Read

Secrets of the Success of Great Musicians: Jules Massenet (1842-1912)

First Aid to Interpretation

Art of Accent

Things to Remember about the Mordent

Some Practical Ideas on Starting Beginners

Genius and Fingering

Increasing the Expansion

Horizontal Themes

To the End of the World

Here and There in Music

Good Idea

Talk to Boys Who Don't Want Music

Music Student and Public Library

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Daniel Gregory Mason, Jules Massenet


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 09 (September 1921)
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