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Table of Contents

Most Remarkable Pianoforte Recital Ever Given

Spirit of Chopin

More Reasons Why She Couldn't Hold Her Pupils

Remarkable Mind of Camille Saint-Saëns: Passing of the Great French Composer at Advance Age: A Review of his Works as Reflected from Some of His Writings, and From the Writings of His Friends

What the Teacher Should Demand

Saint-Saëns' Last Public Address

Musical Biographical Catechism: Tiny Life Stories of Great Masters

What Guido Suffered

How I Overcame the Greatest Obstacle in My Career, Symposium

Handel's Sensitive Ear

Unavoidable Practice

Little Lessons from a Master's Workshop

Exercises to Prevent Arm Strain

Vioin and the Piano in Harmony Study

Composite Music

Variations on the Pupil's Recital

From the Known to the Unknown

Difference Between a Sonata and a Symphony

Hand and the Keyboard (interview with Arthur Schnabel)

Modern Piano Bench

Hoary Headed Jazz

Mountebank Teachers of the Past8

Why Don't You Count?

What Your Musical Success Really Depends Upon: The Pupil's Relation to Success or Failure

Secrets of the Success of Great Musicians

Musical Sieves and Musical Sponges

What is a Monotone?

Something Not Generally Included in Music Teaching

What Scales Have Done for Me

Tirawa's Vengeance

Why Study Piano?

Music as It is Defined

Do You Believe in Preparedness?

Changing Musical Perception

Sound-Reproducing Machine as a Music Teacher

Infallible Nerve Tonic

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Gaetano Donizetti


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 40, Number 02 (February 1922)
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