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Table of Contents

Making of a Virtuoso Violinist (interview with Leopold Auer)

How Haydn Got His Job

How Von Weber Looked

Keep Your Piano in Tune

Famous London Physician on the Healing Power of Music


Curbing the Music Student's Mania for Speed

Musical Bed Rock

For Pupils Slow in Reading Notes

Scientific Hand and Finger Placement, and Other Essentials to Artistic Success

Learning the Staff

What Practice Really Is

Analysis Without Harmony

Teaching the Scale to a New Pupil

What It Means to Put Over a Popular Song

Golden Slowness

Pedal Pointers

Deportment at the Piano

Set Your Mark High

Pirates on the Musical High C's

Why Double Sharps and Flats?

Sensible Tests in Elementary Ear Training

Dvorák's Poverty in Youth

Baton! Baton! Where's the Baton?

How to Become Perfect in Time-Keeping

Break Down the Walls

Index Your Music Library

Liszt's Religious Trend

Short Excursions in Art

Twenty-Four Violins of the King

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Leopold Auer


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 43, Number 03 (March 1925)
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