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Table of Contents

Musician and Fly

Maxims for Pianoforte Students

Matter of Hour Lessons

Largo from The New World Symphony

Oboe in the Kettle

History of a Best Seller

Rubinstein, the Leonine

Napoli E' Una Canzone

Ethics in the Musical Profession

Fifth Finger

Cinderella at the Piano

Wonderful New Etching of Johannes Brahms

One Hour at the Piano: A Highly Concentrated Plan of Study by a Famous London Teacher

Orchestral Innovations

How to Get the Right Number of Notes in Repeated Figures

Reading Chords Simplified

Keeping Right Tempo

Practical Memorizing

Making Note Reading Easy

Row Boat Playing

Self-Help Lesson in Modern Pedaling

Romance of the Dot: The Seventeen Functions of Music's Smallest Sign

Memorizing by Strategy

Young Teacher's Instruction Books

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Curtis Institute of Music, Brahms


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 46, Number 05 (May 1928)
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