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Table of Contents

Education of a Conductor (interview with Bruno Walter)

Stage Fright and How to Cure It

Berlin, The Weltstadt of Music

Music and the Adult

From Bell Stand to Throne Room: A Remarkable Autobiographical Interview with the Eminently Successful American Negro Composer (interview with R. Nathaniel Dett)

Kindergarten Highway to Tone and Rhythm

New Approach to the Thumb-Under Problem

Conquering the Jazz Craze of Young Pianists

Four Times Twenty Musical Years

Old Friends are Best

Indian Drill for the Fingers

Violin Teaching Far From Ordinary: An Unroutined Routine of Violin Instruction (interview with Louis Persinger)

Provincial Opera in Italy

Devices for Oral Scale Drill

Why Not Resume the Study of Music?

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Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


violin instruction, Italian opera, radio 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 52, Number 02 (February 1934)
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