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Music E-Journals 

Music Collection
Daniel A. Reed Library

State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
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Music E-Journals

The listing of e-journals on this page represents a selection of the many freely-available electronic-only music journals available on the Web.


Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA)

Acoustic Research Letters Online (ARLO) [peer-reviewed]
"... an electronic letters journal of The Acoustical Society of America (ASA) devoted to research in all fields of acoustics, which includes articles published from 1999 through 2005. It is now entirely archival and is not accepting new submissions, although all articles published to date continue to be available for online viewing. ARLO has been superseded by JASA Express Letters (JASA-EL) [see below], which is a special section of The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America (JASA)." (from website).

JASA Express Letters (JASA-EL)
"JASA Express Letters (JASA-EL)
is devoted to providing rapid and open dissemination of important new research results and technical discussion in all fields of acoustics. It serves physical scientists, life scientists, engineers, psychologists, physiologists, architects, musicians, and speech communication specialists who wish to rapidly report the results of their acoustical research in letter-sized contributions." (from website). 


British Postgraduate Musicology [peer-reviewed]
A peer-reviewed journal publishing research by postgraduate or recent postdoctoral students of music. Starting as a print journal in 1997 (ISSN 1460-9231), BPM became an online only e-journal in 2001. Site contains full text of all BPM articles beginning with volume 4.

Echo: A Music-Centered Journal [peer-reviewed]
"An interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal created and edited by graduate students in the Department of Musicology at the University of California, Los Angeles." An online only e-journal, published biannually since 1999. Full text of articles available in HTML and PDF formats.

Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music [peer-reviewed]
Peer-reviewed journal published by the Society for Seventeenth-Century Music.

Music Theory

EUNOMIOS: An Open Journal for Theory, Analysis and Semiotics of Music
NOTE: contributions published without editing or peer review!

Music Theory Online: A Journal of Criticism, Commentary, Research and Scholarship [peer-reviewed]
The online journal of the Society for Music Theory. (ISSN 1067-3040)

National Journals

Polish Music Journal [peer-reviewed]
"An academic, peer-reviewed publication devoted to musicological studies of Polish music and music in Poland." 

Finnish Music Quarterly
Published in English, this journal covers all aspects of music in Finland.

Other Journals

MIX Magazine Online
Covers professional recording and sound production technology

Online Trombone Journal
"A free Internet resource for and by trombonists."

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