Download Full Text (8.9 MB)

Table of Contents

Chopin: A Eulogy Upon the Greatest of Polish Musicians

Chopin's Estimate of Other Musicians

Six Don’t's for Young Students

Chopin Pilgrimage in the Mediterranean

What the Piano Teacher Must Know

Interesting Class Lessons

Vary the Position

Present-Day Significance of Chopin

Inspirational Moments

Climaxes in Chopin's Art

Character Study of Chopin

Chopin Reflections

Episodes on the Life of Chopin: Milestones, Musical and Otherwise, in the Career of the Most Famous Master of Piano Music

First Lesson on the Keyboard

Can You Discriminate?

Genius of Chopin

Chopin Character Lines

Chopin and Schumann Play Quits

Chopin Chronology

That New Composition

Advice on the Interpretation of Chopin

Chopin's Sombre Moments

Competent Chopin Commentaries

Master Composer's Portrait of Chopin

Importance of Sight Reading

Chopin's Famous E Minor Prelude: A Lesson Analysis

Keys in Rhyme

Master Lesson on Chopin's Military Polonaise in A Major

Chopin Reflections

What Great Men of Art Said About Chopin

Form and Construction of a Famous Nocturne, Chopin's Opus 15, No. 3

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


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 44, Number 02 (February 1926)
Files over 3MB may be slow to open. For best results, right-click and select "save as..."