Artes. Journal of Musicology

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ARTES. JOURNAL OF MUSICOLOGY publishes research studies in major fields of musicology: Music History, Music Theory, Music Analysis, Musical Aesthetics, Ethnomusicology, Musical Byzantinology, Theory of musical performance.
Conceived as a volume of studies in the theory of art (music, theatre, fine arts), the 1st issue of ARTES magazine was published by the “George Enescu” University of Arts in Iaşi in 1996. Starting with the 4th issue, the thematic profile of the magazine has become exclusively musical. Its contents and frequency of appearance have been closely related to the National Musicology Symposium “The Science of Music” (organised, beginning with 1997, by the “George Enescu” University of Arts), to the National Musicology Symposium “Identity and stylistic contexts in Romanian musical works” (initiated by the same institution in 2007), to the International Byzantinology Symposium initiated in 2008 and to the objectives of Research centre “The science of Music”, accredited by CNCSIS in 2004.
Beginning with the 11th issue, ARTES magazine has become bilingual and published in the languages of Romanian and English. The topic areas have extended to research in Byzantinology, while beginning with the 15th issue the magazine was renamed to Artes. Journal of Musicology.

Artes. Journal of musicology has been indexed in CEEOL (Central and Eastern European Online Library) and ERIHPLUS (European Reference Index for The Humanities and Social Sciences).

Why subscribe and read

ARTES. JOURNAL OF MUSICOLOGY is a a Romanian peer-reviewed journal. The journal stimulates the interest of the scientific community for the analysis of contemporary musical works, the presentation of new directions and applying new techniques of musicological research, for the historical and contemporary Romanian composition in relation to the world of music, for the research of Byzantine-tradition music. The authors are university teaching staff, researchers and Ph.D. candidates. The papers are selected through peer-reviews conducted by experts in the field. The scientific committee of the journal consists of famous personalities of musicology from Romania, Germany, Greece, Serbia, Republic of Moldova.

Why submit

ARTES. JOURNAL OF MUSICOLOGY is a specialized journal in general Musicology and Byzantinology, the published works contributing directly to the development of these fields. The printed volumes of the journal are in many libraries in Romania and other European countries.

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Prof. PhD. Laura-Otilia Vasiliu, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania

Managing Editor
Lect. PhD. Diana-Beatrice Andron, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania

Editorial Advisory Board
Prof. PhD. Gheorghe Duțică, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania
Prof. PhD. Maria Alexandru, “Aristotle” University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Prof. PhD. Valentina Sandu-Dediu, National University of Music Bucharest, Romania
Prof. PhD. Pavel Pușcaș, “Gheorghe Dima” Academy of Music, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Prof. PhD. Mirjana Veselinović-Hofman, University of Arts in Belgrade, Serbia
Prof. PhD. Victoria Melnic, Academy of Music, Theatre and Fine Arts, Chișinău, Republic of Moldova
Prof. PhD. Violeta Dinescu, “Carl von Ossietzky” Universität Oldenburg, Germany
Prof. PhD. Nikos Maliaras, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Lect. PhD. Emmanouil Giannopoulos, “Aristotle” University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Assoc. Prof. PhD. Irina Zamfira Dănilă, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania
Lect. PhD. Rosina Caterina Filimon, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania
Lect. PhD. Gabriela Vlahopol, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania
Assist. Prof. PhD. Mihaela-Georgiana Balan, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania

Language Editor
Assist. Prof. Maria Cristina Misievici, PhD Candidate, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania

Technical Editors
Eng. Victor Dănilă, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania
Carmen Elena Antochi, “George Enescu” National University of Arts, Iasi, Romania

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