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Table of Contents

Band in Modern Education (interview with Edwin Franko Goldman)

Structure of Music: How We Get the Natural Scale

Lesson from Liszt in 1832

Romance of Ole Bull

Essentials in Class Piano Teaching

Brighter Prospects for American Music: America Now Leads the World in Music

Why Great Artists Succeeded—Teresa Carreño

Pianist of the Future: A Thought-Provoking Article by the Well Known San Francisco Teacher

Millions and Millions for Musical Education: Foundations Grant Inspiring Security to Music Workers

How to Produce an Operetta: With Particular Directions for High Schools and Colleges (interview with Louis Woodson Curtis)

Seven Fine Reasons for Studying Music

Rubinstein's Melody in F

New Way to Enlarge the Music Class

Velocity, Made Easy


How to Play Hymns

Selling the Idea of Music Study

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Percy Goetschius, American music, Louis Woodson Curtis, toy orchestra


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 50, Number 09 (September 1932)
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