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Table of Contents

How Can I Help?

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)

Composers and Stylists: This Able Composer and Teacher of Chicago, Writes for Those Who Feel the Impulse to Compose

Personal Trip Through Musical Paris

Wagner and the Box Office: A Story of Musical Trends (interview with Artur Bodanzky)

Etude Prize Winners in the Contest Why I Take the Etude

He Never Took Lessons

Interesting Falsetto

O Promise Me

Story of a Great Librettist: Eugene Scribe and the Opera

Threshold of Music: A Melodic Alphabet—The Major Scale

Mr. Maier's Seventy-Five Test Questions

Dressing up the Studio Performance: Suggestion on Costuming, Make-Up, and Photography

Eliminating the Arm Touch

Beethoven's Tragic Affliction

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


St Louis Musical Auditorium, Music Educator's National Conference, Maurice Ravel, Helen Dallam


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 04 (April 1938)
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