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Table of Contents

Schumann—The Master of Child Music: Why Schumann's Muisc Has Had Such a Great Influence on the Education of the Young

Small-Hands Pupil

Making Practice Pleasant

What Touch Shall I Use in Phrasing? A Much-Needed Discussion of an Everyday Musical Problem

Helpful Hints on Practicing

Velvet Tone

Runaway Warhorses

Turning Music Noiselessly

What Effect is Jazz Likely to Have Upon the Music of the Future? (interview with Percy Grainger)

Why Chopin Used a Metronome

Sharps and Flats for Little Ones

Sight-Reading Without a Teacher

Will You Pay the Price

Teach Coöperation by the Use of Two Pianos

Carrots for a Donkey

Where is Jazz Leading America? Part II of a Symposium Which Has Already Attracted National Attention

Would Mozart Write Fox-Trots if He Lived To-day?

Jazz Characterization

Give Muscles a Thought

Instrumental Music in Public Schools

Quick Ways of Teaching Youngsters the Notes

New and Practical Helps in Sight Reading

Use of Improvisation

Training That Awkward Thumb

Necessity of Ear Training

How to Organize a Boys' High School Band

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Schumann, Jazz music, Percy Grainger, Public school 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 09 (September 1924)
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