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Table of Contents

Modern Ideas in Pianoforte Technic (interview with E. Robert Schmitz)

Developing a Sense of Rhythm

What Schubert Thought About

There is Music in the Air

Mirth and Music: A Midsummer Page of Merriment and Wit of the Famous Musicians, Taken from the Recent Highly Entertaining Book, Musical Laughs

Reading Music by Groups

Your Musical Memory—How to Enlarge It

Carmen's Half Century

Schubert's Daily Round

Virtuosity Versus Musicianship


Naming the Note Family

Systematic Practice Plan

Mastering Forearm Movements

John Brown, of John Brown's Body

Mean and Cranky

How to Select a Teacher

American Renaissance of Johann Sebastian Bach (interview with John Frederick Wolle)

Musical History for Piano Pupils

Some Time-Savers

When Opera was a Tsardom

Making Plans for the Coming Musical Season: Practical Means for Making You Next Year the Very Best of All

How We Hear Music

Discouraging Teacher

Getting New Pupils

Brahms, Tausig and Some Variations

Master Making

I Know Enough

Lesson Analysis on Schumann's Aufschwung, A

Four Charming Pupils' Recitals

Winning a Recital Victory

Pouring Interest Into Lessons

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


E. Robert Schmitz, Cyril Scott, Bach, Schumann


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 08 (August 1925)
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