Academic journal article Notes

New Periodicals

Academic journal article Notes

New Periodicals

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This semiannual column selectively lists newly issued periodicals; describes their objectives, formats, and contents; and provides information about special issues, title and format changes, mergers, and cessations. The following resources are frequently consulted when assembling this column: International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP;, Music Index (MI;, RILM Abstracts of Music Literature, (RILM;, OCLC Worldcat and Ulrich's Periodical Directory ( All Web sites were accessed on 19 November 2008 unless otherwise specified.


L'Inoui: Revue de l'Ircam. Edited by Nicolas Donin. Editions Leo Scheer. Annual. Nos. 1--2 (2005--2006). French. Print format. Subscription or inquiries: [euro]25 single issue.

IRCAM (Institute for music/acoustic research and coordination) at the Centre Pompidou in Paris (site of research in electronic and experimental musical composition) produces this annual periodical which covers artistic and technological aspects of contemporary musical creation for a sophisticated audience. The first issue dealt with aesthetic theory, while the second addresses artistic experimentations with regard to emerging forms of musical notation, particularly focusing on Beat Furrer and the work of Philippe Leroux (information from publisher Web site).

Journal of Mathematics and the Arts. Edited by Gary Greenfield. Taylor & Francis, Ltd. Quarterly. Vol. 1, no. 1 (March 2007). ISSN 1751-3472 (print); ISSN 1751-3480 (online). Print and online format (PDF and HTML). Access: Subscription or inquiries: Taylor & Francis, Ltd., 4 Park Sq, Milton Park, Abingdon OX14 4RN, United Kingdom. E-mail: $353 (print and online); $335 (online only).

Journal of Mathematics and the Arts focuses on intersections between mathematics and the fine and performing arts. The peer reviewed journal is aimed at readers who are engaged in artistic creation, exploring the connections between art, math, science, and technology. Topics covered range from artists analyzing their work, to interdisciplinary uses in the classroom, practical methodology and technique, and critical analysis of math and art in a cultural context. Features include articles, exhibition and book reviews, and correspondence. Art forms such as multi-dimensional visual art, architecture, drama, prose, poetry, and music are addressed.

Music and Society in Eastern Europe. Edited by Jelena Milojkovic-Djuric. Charles Schlacks, Jr., Publisher. Annual. Vol. 1 (2006). German and English. ISSN 1930-6288. Print format. Subscription or inquiries: Charles Schlacks, Jr., P.O. Box 1256, Idyllwild, CA 92549-1256. $30 institutions; $20 individuals.

Publisher Charles Schlacks, Jr. ( is a scholar of Russian history who serves as Editor-in-Chief for several Slavic studies journals. Music and Society in Eastern Europe features articles in multiple languages, book reviews, discography, and contributor information. Schlacks bases discographical information on his own extensive LP collection and those of specialists in the field. Major contributions and selected book reviews are peer reviewed.

Topics range from announcements regarding musical events in Eastern Europe (concerts, conferences) to studies of major and lesser known composers and major works emerging from the region, music in cultural context (for example, Serbian music during wartime), aesthetic movements (ex: symbolist opera), and regional studies of genres such as choral music.

Music, Sound and the Moving Image. Edited by Anahid Kassabian and Ian Gardiner. Semiannual. Vol. 1, no. 1 (Spring 2007.) ISSN 1753-0776 (print); ISSN 1753-0768 (online). …

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