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Table of Contents

Our Own Musical To-Morrow

Why the World Needs Music (interview with Henry Van Dyke)

Unnecessary Movement

In Defense of Etudes

Keys' Sang

Beethoven's Piano Sonatas and How to Teach Them, Part 3

Make Friends of Your Instruments

When You Play That Piece

Let's Pretend

Great Men and the Power of Music

Fascinating Journeys in Music Land

Practice Won't Wait Said Rubinstein

Do You Listen?

Education of the Average Student in Music

Romanticism in Music

Practicing Versus Playing

Student Takes Stock

Musicians and Their Hair

Professional Etiquette

Indoor Relay Race in Scales

One Key at a Time

Unused Faculties

Self Help in Music Study—What It Is—What It Does

New Department of Public School Music

Poet Musician

Teams and Flags

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


First National Orchestra, David Stanley Smith, public school music


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 07 (July 1926)
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