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Table of Contents

Beethoven's Piano Sonatas, and How to Play Them

Getting Technic Away from the Keyboard

Vitality in Practice

I Am Music

Silent Practice

Study of Scales

Speeding Up Sight Reading

Going to Opera and Concerts in Europe


Teaching the Child to Listen

Study in Rhythm

Chopin as a Master of Form

Reading the Bass Clef

Notable Musical Program: The Philadelphia Sesqui-Centennial, 1776-1926

How Can I Raise the Standard of My Playing? Some Experiments in the Fundamentals of Passage-Playing

Making Changes in Tempo

Time Keeper

First Steps in Transposition

On Selecting Music for Pupils

What Great Men Said About Chopin

Art of Alexander Nikolaievitch Skriabin

How Shall I Memorize?

How Good Teachers Make Interest

More Entertaining Pieces

Testing Accuracy

New Phase of School Music

Great Orchestral Masterpieces— As Heard in the Concert-Over the Radio—On the Talking Machine—and in the Movies

Musical Nuggets

Creed for Teachers

Using Pictures of Master Musicians

Two, Company; Three, a Crowd

Two Simple Rhythms

Thought Provokers

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Beethoven, Chopin


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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 44, Number 05 (May 1926)
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