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Table of Contents

Young Lochinvar

Be Ready for Your Opportunity (interview with Eugene Ormandy)

Diatonic or Chromatic?

Operetta and the Sound Film (interview with Jeanette MacDonald)

Developing a Better Staccato Touch

Radio Flashes

Music of Marching Men up to 1865

Piano Parties Are Fun: How to Conduct a Simple Studio or Home Gathering for Music Pupils

Threshold of Music: Triads, and How They are Put Together

Mozart's Great Romance: The Youthful Love Story of a Beloved Master of Music

Making the Glissando Easy

Recent Record Releases

Oldest Authentic Voice Method

Great Music at Popular Prices: How the New Friends of Music Triumphed (interview with I.A. Hirschmann)

Etude's Music Tour Progresses: Negotiations for Musical Events are Going Forward Steadily

From $10 to $1000 a Night: Helen Jepson, Famed Opera and Movie Star—Tells Etude Readers of the Importance of Personal Appearance

Rhythm Band for Mothers

Technical Devises—The Slide

Publication Date



Theodore Presser Company


Lynchburg, VA


Jeanette MacDonald, sound film, opretta, Civil War music, Baldwin-Wallace


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 06 (June 1938)
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