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Table of Contents

If Franz Liszt Should Come Back Again (interview with Moritz Rosenthal)

Stiff Thumb

Use of Damper Pedal for Young Pianists

Scales for the Little Ones

Distinctive Traits of Great Masters

How a Great French Poet Inspired a German Genius: Wagner's Letter from the Poet Baudelaire

Mastering a New Piece of Music

How Much Technic

In Tune with the Laws of Sound—Voices are Born and Then Made

Fun in Music

Who Wrote Amaryllis?

When Should Pupils Discontinue Music Lessons

Common Musical Sense

Motet That Stopped Storms

What to Teach at the Very First Lessons

Some Don'ts for the Teacher

Idealism in Music Teaching

Simplifying Tempo Rubato

High Lights in a Congress of Musical Thinkers: Stimulating Extracts from Many Excellent Addresses Made at the Last Session of the Music Supervisors' National Conference

Choosing Pupils' Pieces

Three Musical Heresies

Broaden Your Music Study by Learning Languages

Getting Down to Musical Bed Rock: How to Build Upon the Real Foundations of Security and Accuracy

Isolating the Rhythm

Fundamental Music Forms

Inspiration from the Past

Public Schools and Music Education

Improving School Music Conditions in the South

Lesson Analysis of Schumann's Träumerei

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Liszt, Schumann, Southern American school music


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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 04 (April 1924)
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