approx. 81 pages ; 13 x 10.5 inches
The Spirit of Sousa print by Renninger 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 The romance of Ole Bull by Laura Remick Copp, essentials in Class Piano Teaching by Bernard Wagness, Bright Prospects for American Music by Frank La Forge, Millions and Millions For Musical Education by Judge Tod B. Galloway the offers photos of music colleges like Julliard, Baylor, Curtis, Ohio University, Bethany Eastman and Carnegie Hall plus others, The Etude Historical Musical Portrait Series of some of the worlds best known musicians, The Junior Etude by Elizabeth A Gust that is filled with musical subject puzzles, games and mentions of awards. Music includes In A Polish Garden by Fredrick A. William, The Olive Pickles by Francesco B. De Leone, Dreaming Water Lily by Frances Terry, Torn Rose Waltz by Peter Tschaikowsky and more. Advertisements include plenty of old music school ads including a full-page color Steinway ad with the Prelude In C Sharp Minor painting by Boris Anisfeld on the back. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Magazine is in excellent condition with some wear on the cover the can be see on photo.