ISSN: 2147-7361
e-ISSN: 2147-7531
Founded: 2013
Period: Quarterly
Publisher: Genç Bilge Yayıncılık (Young Wise)
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Rast Musicology Journal (RMJ) is an international academic journal that aims to serve the publication of a wide scopes of music research and the worldwide visibility of music researchers within the framework of the ethical principles it adheres to.  Moreover, RMJ is the most important academic journal that analyses firmly Turkish music over the world. RAST provides a forum for cross-cultural investigations and discussions relating to all field of musicology, and music research. Furthermore, RMJ is an interdisciplinary research journal devoted to issues and practices in music research. It published 4 times (2022); March, June, September, December (30. day) 

RAST Musicology Journal Coverage
•  Musicology, ethnomusicology, comparative musicology ... 

• Western Music, Philosophy, Theories, History, Practices, Research
• Eastern and Middle Eastern Music, Philosophy, Theories, History, Practices, Research
•Turkish Music, Philosophy, Theories, History, Applications, Research

* History, philosophy, the methodology of music …

• Musicology and interdisciplinary fields (Music and physics, music and psychology, music and history, music and medicine, music and philosophy, music           and technology…)
• Music education
• Music and creativity.

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2022 - Volume: 10 Issue: 2


2020 SOBİAD verilerine göre etki faktörü 1.2 olarak hesaplanmıştır (manuel).

2nd International Rast Musicology Congress (IRMC) 28-30 October 2021 (Please click for attendance)

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Free counters!Special Issue Announcement: Call for Paper to Special Issue: Mawlawi Music Deadline: November 10, 2022

Dear Rast Musicology Journal Followers
Rast Musicology Journal is an academic journal in which researches in the field of musicology are published double-blinded peer-review fashion (Scopus indexed). RMJ published very important research on middle eastern, eastern and Turkish music, and musicology research articles. RMJ is at the center of research in this field and is the best academic journal over the world. RMJ aims to be the world's best academic journal in all fields of musicology. The Special Issue (Mawlawi Music) are Professor Fulya Soylu Bağçeci. 

We are honoured to announce to you that the Rast Musicology Journal editorial board planned a special issue to promote research in Mawlawi Music. In this respect, Rast Musicology Journal supports Mawlawi Music Research with its editorial board. You can invite you colleagues for this special issue. Our special issue at Rast Musicology Congress one of themes, in this respect, articles must be submitted through the website until November 10, 2021, which is the deadline for full-text submission in our congress (IRMC- International Rast Musicology Congress). In case of any problem, you can contact 

RMJ Editorial

Abstracting & Indexing

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RMJ has indexed by SOBIAD (Number one index is the Turkiye) at December 2021