Download Full Text (12.1 MB)

Table of Contents

Music and Labor: Comments from Famous Americans Upon the Need for Music in Business

Famous Industrial Bands

Team Work with Pupils

Origin of Marks of Expression

Correspondence Column

Keeping at the Front as Hard as Getting There

Abnormal Music vs. Sane Music

Time Cards for Busy Students

Study of the Hand in Piano Playing

Common-Sense Arpeggio Study

Facts about Bars

What is the Best Fingering

How to Overcome Nervousness

Musical Joy Within

Here Comes the Bride: A Junetime Story of the Great Wedding Music of Yesterday and To-day for the Church and for the Home

How Long Shall I Hold the Pause?

That First Lesson Again

Musical History Intelligence Test: Questions on the Lives of the Great Composers

Public Schools and Music Education

Testing the Musical Intelligence of Children in School

Signs of Touch

Don't Be a Musical Kill Joy

What Makes for Accuracy?

Futuristic Aphorisms

History of a Practice Hour

Meter in Hymn Tunes

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Sigrid Onegin, Scandinavian music


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 41, Number 06 (June 1923)
Files over 3MB may be slow to open. For best results, right-click and select "save as..."