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Table of Contents

Poetry and Practice (interview with Guiomar Novaes)

Lesson from the Birds

Teachers' Obligation to Public

Music Teacher's Obligation to the General Public

Seven Things to Keep Little Musicians Interested

False Tendencies in Present-day Piano Teaching

Right Attitude

Slow Movement

Musician's Social Cheque

Memorizing through Writing

How It's Done

Praise and Its Value

Musical Temperament

Sonata in Musical Literature

Oriental Music

Self-Training in Sight Reading

Making Class Work Profitable with Music Pupils

Thinkn Do

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

From a Teacher's Letter

Tennis for Technic

Creating Interest in a Beginner

How to Organize a Civic Opera Company (interview with Wassilli Leps)

Musical Greeks

Lost Manuscripts

Mozart's Essentials of Good Piano-Forte Playing

Teacher's Newspaper Publicity

Dorothy's Trip to Music Land

Hints to Piano Students

Improving the Tonal Sense

Tone Color Without Pedal

Public Schools and Music Education

History and Spread of Music in the Public School

Put Soul Into It

Piano Pointers

Was Gottschalk a Great Pianist?

Short Story in Music

Bass Note Routed Cat

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Guiomar Novaes, Cosima Wagner, Wassili Leps, Philadelphia Operatic Society


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 07 (July 1923)
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