Professor Rebecca Herissone
Dr Sam Barrett
Dr Sarah Hibberd
Professor Stephen Downes
About the journal
Music & Letters is a leading international journal of musical scholarship, publishing articles on topics ranging from antiquity to the present day and embracing musics from classical, popular, and world traditions …Find out more
Virtual Issue: Sibelius and Nielsen 150th Anniversary
An online themed issue of Music & Letters marks the 150th anniversary of the births of two great Nordic musicians, Carl Nielsen and Jean Sibelius. Read this virtual issue online.
The Westrup Prize
Read the 2015 Westrup Prize-winning article "Awakening ‘Sleeping Beauty’: The Creation of National Ballet in Britain" by Kate Guthrie. For more information, click here.
Music & Letters on the OUPblog
The OUPblog is a source of learning, understanding and reflection, providing academic insights for the thinking world. Read Music and Letters' contributions:
Martin Luther, music, and the Seven Liberal Arts by Andreas Loewe (February 2014)
Johann van Beethoven’s last hurrah by Ian Woodfield (November 2013)
Thinking through comedy from Fey to Feo by Keith Johnston (July 2013)
Musical scores and female detectives of the 1940s by Catherine Haworth (April 2013)
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