There is a new online journal for music research. It is called the JOURNAL
OF MUSIC RESEARCH ONLINE (JMRO) and is an initiative of the Music Council of
). The JMRO's website address is http://jmro.org.au
and more information can be found at that address.
JMRO publishes English language, scholarly research articles in areas
including, but not limited to, the following:
Gender Studies in Music
Interdisciplinary Studies in Music
Papers submitted for publication will be peer reviewed and only those papers
of the highest international scholarly standards will be accepted for
Online journals are attractive to many authors because the time between
submission and publication can be reduced significantly by comparison with
print journals. Journal articles are posted, immediately they become ready.
JMRO does not have page limits. More importantly, JMRO offers authors the
possibility of including images, scores, sound samples and video clips in
their articles where that will enhance the presentation of the research.
All JMRO business, including submssion of articles, reviewing etc, is
conducted from the website.
JMRO has a distinguished international editorial board comprising:
Michael Burden, New College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom Mark
Carroll, The University of Adelaide, Australia Kimi Coaldrake, The
University of Adelaide, Australia Craig De Wilde, Monash University,
Australia Sylvan Elhay, The University of Adelaide, Australia Malcolm
Gillies, The Australian National University, Australia Rosalind Halton, The
University of Newcastle, Australia Shane Homan, The University of Newcastle,
Australia Roy Howat, Royal Academy of Music, United Kingdom Steven Knopoff,
The University of Adelaide, Australia Graeme Koehne, The University of
Adelaide, Australia Elizabeth Mackinlay, The University of Queensland,
Australia Michael Morely, Flinders University, Australia David Pear, The
Australian National University, Australia John Phillips, B & L Music,
Australia Helen Rusak, Music Council of Australia, Australia Huib Schippers,
Griffith University Larry Sitsky, The Australian National University,
Australia Graham Strahle, The University of Adelaide, Australia Jula
Szuster, The University of Adelaide, Australia Stephen Whittington, The
University of Adelaide, Australia
and is mananged by:
Jula Szuster, Managing editor Sylvan Elhay, Treasurer Helen Rusak, Secretary
Mark Carroll Steven Knopoff Graham Strahle.
The Management Committee aims to launch the first issue of JMRO in early
2008 and invites submission of articles for inclusion in the inaugural
issue. Manuscripts submitted to JMRO should be original works that have not
been published elsewhere.
For more information please go to http://jmro.org.au
Jula Szuster Managing Editor