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Table of Contents

Religious Taboos on Music

Cosima Saga: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who, as the Daughter of Liszt and the Wife and Widow of Wagner, was the Most Discussed Musical Personaltiy of Her Sex in the World of Opera

When Special Patience is Needed

Be a Self-Starter

Talk with the Ambitious Harmony Student

To the Measure of the Mind

Twin Scales

First Scale

Musical Jargon of the Radio Clarified: A Popular Interpretation of Technical Terms Which are Heard Daily Over the Radio

Haunts of Great Musicians in Vienna—Etchings

Curious Story of Jacques Offenbach, the Kind of Opera Bouffe: How the Son of a Poor Jewish Cantor Revolved in the Wheel of Fate

Commander John Philip Sousa Tells of His Tour With the Offenbach Orchestra

High Points in Practical Technic (interview with Harold Samuel)

Tricks Instead of Tasks

Romance of the Guitar (interview with Andrés Segovia)

Some Notation Facts Every Student Should Know

Is Tradition Reliable?

Individual Musical Dictionaries

Aphorisms from the Note Book of a Music Student

Sparks from the Musical Anvil of Today

Music and Mathematics

Speaking Voice Beautiful

Melodies of the Mind

Practice in Pantomime

True and False Pedal Effects

Practice Pledge

Creation Before Concentration

Richard Strauss and Work

After You, Gentlemen

Tchaikovsky's Musical Profession

President Hoover Relates the Incident Which Inspired the Famous March

Henry Albert Lang, 1854-1930

How's Your Ear?

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Jaques Offenbach


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 48, Number 07 (July 1930)
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