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About the Journal

Music & Letters is a leading international journal of musical scholarship, publishing articles on topics ranging from antiquity to the present day and embracing musics from classical, popular, and world traditions. Since its foundation in the 1920s, Music & Letters has especially encouraged fruitful dialogue between musicology and other disciplines. It is renowned for its long and lively reviews sections, the most comprehensive and thought-provoking in any musicological journal.

Abstracting and Indexing Services

Music and Letters is covered by the following abstracting/indexing services:-

ABC CLIO: America: History & Life
ABC CLIO: Historical Abstracts
Humanities Index
Annual Bibliography English Language & Literature (ABELL)
British Humanities Index
Expanded Academic Index
Humanities Source
Info-South Abstracts
ISI: Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Current Contents, Research Alert
Magazine Search
MLA Directory of Periodicals
MLA International Bibliography
Music Index
Newspaper Periodical Abstracts
Periodicals Contents Index
Recent Published Articles
RILM Abstracts
Riviste Musicali in Europa
Sociological Abstracts


Professor Rebecca Herissone, Manchester, UK
Dr Sam Barrett, Cambridge, UK
Dr Sarah Hibberd, Nottingham, UK
Professor Stephen Downes, Royal Holloway, London, UK

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