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Table of Contents

Tests of Rhythm

Interpretation for the Child

Smallest Interval

Bass Bothers Me

How Not to Practice

Promise with a Purpose

Melody and Accompaniment with One Hand

What Should the Musician Know About Business?

Play Often

Inspirational Moments

Short Cuts to Piano Proficiency: Four Simple Measures of Technic to be Practiced in Many Different Ways

Crossing the Hands

Tone-Color for the Amateur Pianist

Time-Keeping in Music

How to Bring an Earlier Technic Up to Date

Analyzing Melodies

Keeping a Repertoire Fresh

Side Lights

Musicians Do Not Sleep Enough

Avoiding Monotony in Scale Practice

Substitution of Fingers

Resourceful Piano

Vanquished Conductor

Why Is a Strad?: Are the Great Stradivarius Violins Likely to Become Extinct as Concert Instruments?

Memorizing at the Piano

Whole Tone Scale

Berlioz Admired Der Freischütz

Barber Shop Music in Shakespeare's Time

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Stradivarious violin


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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 43, Number 02 (February 1925)
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