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Table of Contents

Saga of Virgil W. Bork: The Remarkable Story of a Successful Musician Who Was Brought up Under Ground and Now Directs the Large Union Band and Orchestra in Roselle, New Jerse

Language of Music, Harmony at Your Doosteps

Once a Week Musical Club

Art of the Violin Lies Under the Surface (interview the Joseph Szigeti)

Music of War Torn China

Do You Practice Too Much?: A Well Known Musical Pedagog and Business Executive Discusses This Very Practcal Subject

Music According to Webster

From Typist to Prima Donna: An Inspiring Story of Success Because an Artist Refused to Compromise with Obstacles

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Chinese music, Noah Webster, Erna Sack


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 56, Number 01 (January 1938)