approx. 71 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, April 1937. Carl Maria Von Webber 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, Weber- Tone of Romanticism by William Roberts Tilford, A May Day Recital by Dorothy Hughes that offers ten music games. American Singers and the German Lied by soprano of the Metropolitan Opera Company Grete Stueckgold, Famous Song Cycles by Ronald J. Neil, The Etude Historical Musical Portrait Series of some of the world's best-known musicians. The Junior Etude by Elizabeth that is filled with musical subject puzzles, games and mentions of awards. Music include Sparkling Waters by H. Locke, Nocturne, Op. 48 No. 1 by F. Chopin, Golden Harps are Sounding by J. L. Browne, Ave Verm by W. A. Mozart, Fairy Shadows by H. Raymond, Thirds on Parade by C. A. Hibbs and more. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Filled with vintage advertising for the Chicago Musical College, Eastman School of Music of Rochester New York, Cincinnati Conserbatory of Music and plenty others. Cover of magazine has a dust staining from the years on right side. Magazine is in excellent condition.