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What to Learn in the Biography of a Composer.


1. The main facts of his life. 

2. The conditions about him.

3. The names of his greatest  works.

4. The positions he filled.

5. What these positions in­spired him to do.

6. The usual and unusual about the man. (Adapted from The Etude for February, 1901.)

Teachers will find it advantageous to read in The Etude for February and The Etude, March, 1901, the chapters on “Music Biography” in the department entitled “Student Life and Work.”

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