About the Journal

Music Research Annual is the first peer-reviewed journal devoted to publishing review essays from the full range of academic disciplines that study music. Each article explores the current state of scholarship on a key topic within a discipline or interdisciplinary juncture and charts ways forward to new research. Led by a group of renowned scholars, the journal seeks to forward academic inquiry into music and foster interdisciplinary dialog. MRA is an open-access journal published by the Research Centre for the Study of Music, Media, and Place at Memorial University of Newfoundland (Canada).

Music Research Annual is indexed by Google Scholar, RILM Abstracts of Music Literature, and RILM Abstracts of Music Literature with Full Text.

Music Research Annual gratefully acknowledges the Canada Research Chairs Program and Memorial University of Newfoundland for their support.