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Table of Contents

Era of Great Orchestral Conductors in America

Gottschalk Bit His Nails

Everlasting Fight for Good Music

Those Fourth and Fifth Fingers

First Steps in Memorizing

Use of the Pedals

Feel the Rhythm

What is Thematic Development?

Another Way to Memorize

Practice of Arpeggios

Felix Le Couppey

Tempest, A Musical Play

Help to Acquire a Brilliant Technic

Contagious Short Motive

Von Buelow and His Vidow

Can I Learn to Conduct?: Practical Hints on Conducting Orchestras and Choruses

Four Charming Pupils' Recitals

Protect Your Friends From This Monstrous Musical Swindle

True-False Examination in Music

Miss Blank's Method

When to Leave a Teacher

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Jean Paul Kursteiner, Edgard Stillman Kelley, Music Teachers' National Association


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 07 (July 1925)
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