About the Journal
Open Access Policy
This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.
College-Conservatory of Music (CCM), the University of Cincinnati
The Division of Composition, Musicology, and Theory
The Graduate Student Governance Association
The University of Cincinnati Press
Music Research Forum is published annually by the graduate students of the University of Cincinnati's College-Conservatory of Music. 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 online since 2018.