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Table of Contents

Inspirational Moments: Comments of Contemporary Music Lovers

Thresholds of Vocal Art (interview with Amelita Galli-Curci)

Berlioz's Pot-Boiling Period

Meyerbeer's Industry

Chats with Serious Piano Students

Ancient Musical Faction

What to Teach at the Very First Lessons

Praise of a Poor Piano: A Paradox

Half-Hour a Day

What is the Signature?

Humor of Richard Wagner

Life Helps and Inspiration from Noted Contemporaries

Poor Beethoven!

Overture Hints

Personal Glimpses of the Masters

Necessary Points in Gaining Control: Many Little Points in Getting a Grasp Upon the Practical Phases of Pianoforte Playing, by Adopting Sensible Devices


Helping Neglected Muscles

Community Teachers' Recital and How It Works

Benefits of Percentage Grades

What One Must Know to Become a Good Accompanist? (interview with Richard Hageman)

Thinking Scales

Pay of the Musician

Basic Principles in Pianoforte Playing, Part 4 (interview with Josef Lhevinne)

Magnifying the Memory

How to Think Intervals

Do You Give Lessons or Hear Them?

Crossing the Hands on the Piano

Double-Acting Questions Box

Russia in Music

Beethoven's Program Music

How to Increase the Practice Time

Littlest Pupil in Recital

Facts About French Composers

By Experience I Have Found That

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Amelita Galli-Curci, Josef Lhevinne


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 42, Number 01 (January 1924)
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