approx. 69 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, February 1937. Edward MacDowell on the cover Issue - published monthly by Theodore Presser Company of Philadelphia, Pa. at a cost of 25 cents an issue, at the time. Each issue offers fascinating pieces for the musical home, masterworks, outstanding vocal and instrumental novelties and delightful music pieces for children and educators. In this issue you get articles like, Enesco talks on Menuhin by Maurice Dumesil, How to Become A Better Pianist by Isidor Philipp, A Tour of Early Keyboard Instruments by Sade C. Styron, The Graceful Gavotte by nancy D. Dunlea, The Etude Historical Musical Portrait Series of some of the world's best-known musicians and more. The Junior Etude by Elizabeth that is filled with musical subject puzzles, games and mentions of awards. Music include February Twilight by B. Wagness, Quasi Valse by A. Gretchaninoff, Gray Sky by E. Lehman, Rondo from Sonata No. 13 & Andante Grazioso from Sonata No. 9 by W. A. Mozart, Norwegian by E. Grieg, The Dragon by E. K. Johnson, Dreaming by W. Rolfe, Old King Cole by A. Bennett. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Filled with vintage advertising for the DePaul University School of Music Chicago, Julliard School of Music New York, Peabody Conservatory Baltimore ad plenty others. The back cover has a Philco radio ad with Nelson Eddy on the CBS radio show.