Resources - Periodicals

Compiled in 2007 by Joice Waterhouse Gibson, University of Colorado at Boulder

Formerly published in the SAM Bulletin as SRAR (Some Recent Articles and Reviews), this list contains the names of periodicals that publish regularly on American music, with links to their Web pages and tables of contents.

Acta Musicologica

Americana Rhythm Music Magazine

American Choral Review

American Music

American Musical Instrument Society Newsletter

American Music Research Center Journal

American Music Review

American Music Teacher

The American Organist

American Record Guide

American String Teacher Journal

Annual Review of Jazz Studies

Anuario Musical – Revista de Musicología del Conselo Superior

Archiv für Musikwissenschaft

Ars Lyrica

Asian Music

Association for Recorded Sound Collections Journal

The Atlantic

Banjo Newsletter

Bass Player

Bass World

BBC Music Magazine

Black Music Research Journal

Blues Access

Blue Suede News

Brass Bulletin

British Journal of Music Education


Cambridge Opera Journal

Canadian Folk Music Bulletin

Canadian Journal for Traditional Music

Canadian Music Educator

Canadian University Music Review (Now Intersections)

CBMR Digest

Chamber Music

Choral Journal

Church History

The Clarinet

Classical Guitar

Classical Singer

Clave: Revista Cubana De Música


College Music Symposium

Computer Music Journal

Contemporary Music Review

Contributions to Music Education

Cross Accent (Journal of the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians)

Current Musicology

Dance Research

Dance Research Journal

The Diapason

Double Bassist

Downbeat Magazine

The Dulcimer Player News

Early Music

Early Music America


Ethnomusicology Forum / British Journal of Ethnomusicology

Ex Tempore


Film Score Monthly

Flute Talk

Flutist Quarterly

Folk Music Journal (Journal of the English Folk Dance and Song Society)

Folk Roots

Fontis Artis Musicae

The Galpin Society Journal

General Music Today


Harmony International Music Magazine

Indiana Theory Review

The Instrumentalist

International Alliance for Women in Music Journal

International Association of Jazz Record Collectors Journal

International Choral Bulletin

International Journal of Music Education

International Piano Quarterly

International Review of the Aesthetics and Sociology of Music

International Trombone Association Journal

International Trumpet Guild Journal

International Tuba Euphonium Association

Intersections (formerly Canadian University Music Review)

Jazz Educators Journal

Jazzforschung (Jazz Research)

Jazz Perspectives

Journal of American Culture

Journal of American Folklore

Journal of Arts Management, Law, And Society

Journal of the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians (Cross Accent)

Journal of Band Research

Journal of Country Music

Journal of Film Music

Journal of Folklore Research

Journal of Historical Research in Music Education

Journal of Musicological Research

Journal of Musicology

Journal of Music Theory

Journal of New Music Research

Journal of Popular Culture

Journal of Popular Music Studies

Journal of Research in Music Education

Journal of Singing

Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society

Journal of the American Musicological Society

Journal of the Conductors Guild

Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa

Journal of the Royal Musical Association

Keyboard Companion 

Kurt Weill Newsletter 

Living Blues

Music Analysis

Music and Letters

Music Education Research

Music Educators Journal

Music in Art

Music Perception

Music Reference Services Quarterly

Music Teacher International

Music Theory Online

Music Theory Spectrum

Musical Opinion

The Musical Quarterly

Musical Times

Musicology Australia


Die Musikforschung

Musiktheorie (Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Musiktheorie)

Musik und Kirche

Muziki: Journal of Music Research in Africa

Neue Zeitschrift für Musik

19th Century Music

Notes: Quarterly Journal of the Music Library Association

Nuovo Revista Musicale Italiana

Nutida Musik

The Old-Time Herald

Online Journal of Bass Research


Opera News

The Opera Quarterly

Das Opernglas


Das Orchester

Organised Sound

Österreichische Musikzeitschrift


The Pendragon Review

Percussive Notes

The Performing Songwriter

Perspectives of New Music

Philosophy of Music Education Review

Popular Music

Popular Music and Society

Popular Music History

Psychology of Music

The Record Collector

Research Memorandum Series

Research Studies in Music Education

Revista de Música Latinoamericana (Latin American Music Review)

Revue de Musicologie

Revue Musicale de Suisse Romande

Scherzo: Revista de Música

Sing Out!

Society for Music Analysis Newsletter


Soundboard Scholar


Source Magazine


Studia Musicologica


21st Century Music

The Voice

Voices: The Journal of New York Folklore

Western Folklore

Women and Music

Women of Note Quarterly

Words & Music Studies

Zeitschrift der Gesellschaft für Musiktheorie (Musiktheorie)


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