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Music Research Forum

About The Journal

Music Research Forum is published annually by CCM graduate students. The journal's articles present new research in the fields of musicology, theory, ethnomusicology, music education, music therapy, performance practice, music and culture, music criticism and electronic media. Music Research Forum provides an opportunity for scholars in music-related studies to publish early in their careers. The journal was internationally distributed in print from 1986 to 2016 and as an open access resource online since 2018.

Music Research Forum is published as an open access resource by the CLIPs initiative of the UC Press and is accessible online at

CCM graduate students who may be interested in participating on the editorial board or contributing as an author or reviewer should visit the journal website above.

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