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Table of Contents

Facts About Music and Shakespeare

How Schubert Found Inspiration From a Coffee Mill

How Queen Elizabeth Played the Virginal

Value of Two-Finger Exercises

Changes of Key

Unrest in Study

Self-Help, Eight Weeks' Intensive Summer Course in Pianoforte Study

Grand Piano Gives a Lesson

Don't Interrupt Pupils

Spring Day, a Pitch-Pipe and Some Ear-Training

How Little Italy Requires Its Funeral Marches

Pigeon-Toed Hands and Fingers with Arched Insteps

Musical Dialogue

Haydn's Gay Heart

Tchaikowski's Strange Marriage

Indecent Music

Moment's Notice Repertoire

How a Famous Engineer Studies a New Composition: A Practical Talk on Study Analysis

Listening to Learn from Master Pianists

Teacher's Creed

How Long!

Muisc But Partly Realized

Artistic Pedaling

Overloading the Child Pupil

Rhythmic Analysis

Saving a Masterpiece from the Flames

Interpretation and Intelligence

Teaching Beginners to Count

Anton Bruckner's Little Request

Counting with the Pupils

Systematize Your Sudy

Thinking Music Irrespective of Keys

Pianistic Talent and Race

Why a Contest?

Why She Made a Success of Teaching

Arpeggio Fingering

Thousand Years from Now, Music in America in 2924: A Mid-Summer-Night's Phantasy

Fascinating March

Rubinstein's Free Seat

Traffic and Genius

When Beethoven Was Arrested as a Tramp

Where Are You Going?

Blind Composer Before Braille's Invention

Music Masters of Modern Russia: Intimate Glimpses from the Autobiography of Nikolay Andreyvich Rimsky-Korsakoff

Old Studies in New Guise

Soil From Which Spring Great Composers

Play Softly

Get the Full Flavor of Your Harmonies

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Vladimir Karapetoff, future music, Russian music, American 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 42, Number 07 (July 1924)
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