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Writing About Music

A guide to resources that can help you research and write about music

Writing About Music

Are you writing a research paper for a class? Wanting more information on how we write specifically within the discipline of music, music history, musicology, ethnomusicology, and music history? Do you need to be familiar with writing conventions in the field? You're in the right place!

This guide contains resources that can help you:

  • Begin and organize research in music
  • Refine your research questions
  • Engage in different research methodologies
  • Develop your writing style
  • Effectively communicate your research findings

Access these resources, organized by purpose, to write your best paper yet!