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Table of Contents

Richard of the Footlights: A Personal Visit to Bayreuth

When the Child Pedals

Well-Known Time Troubles

Page Turning

I Want to Learn to Write a Song

Helps for the Nervous Musician

Getting a Good Start

Playing with Weight

Scales at the First Lesson

Fashions in Fingering and Common Sense

Physically Weak Pupil

Musicians are a Healthy Lot

Teaching the Alberti Bass

Bogus Tunes

Musical Pilgrimage to Haiti, the Island of Beauty, Mystery and Rhythm

Musicians of the Month

Visual History Series—Great Symphonists

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


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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 47, Number 07 (July 1929)
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