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Performing Arts and Creative Writing ERA Ranking Journals

The ERA research rankings are based on research published throughout the world in ERA accepted journals. The Performing Arts and Creative Writing research rankings involved an analysis of a range of journal publications to establish the performance level of each participating institution in this field.

List of Performing Arts and Creative Writing Research ERA Ranking Journals:


- AETERNUM: The Journal Of Contemporary Gothic Studies
- About Performance
- Acta Mozartiana
- Acta Musicologica
- Acta Organologica
- Ad Parnassum: a journal of eighteenth- and nineteenth-century instrumental music
- Affirmations: of the modern
- African Music
- African Performance Review
- Agenda (London)
- American Journal of Dance Therapy
- American Music
- American Music Research Center Journal
- American Theatre
- Analytical Approaches to World Music
- Annual Review of Jazz Studies
- Anuario Musical: revista de musicologia del CSIC
- Applied Theatre Research
- Archiv fuer Musikwissenschaft
- Art of Music
- Artivate: A Journal of Entrepreneurship in the Arts
- Arts Education Policy Review
- Arts and Health: an international journal for research policy and practice
- Arts and Learning Research: journal of the Arts and Learning Special Interest Group
- Arts in Psychotherapy
- Asian Theatre Journal
- Atlanta Review
- Australasian Drama Studies
- Australasian Music Research
- Australian Journal of Music Therapy
- Australian Voice
- Australian and New Zealand Journal of Art Therapy
- Axon: Creative Explorations
- BACH: Journal of the Riemenschneider Bach Institute
- Bach-Jahrbuch
- Ballet Review
- Black Music Research Journal
- Body Movement and Dance in Psychotherapy: an international journal for theory research and practice
- Body Space and Technology
- Brecht Yearbook
- British Journal of Aesthetics
- British Journal of Music Education
- British Journal of Music Therapy
- British Postgraduate Musicology
- Brolga: an Australian journal about dance
- Bukker Tillibul: The Online Journal of Writing and Practice-led Research
- Bulletin of the Comediantes
- Bulletin of the Transilvania University of Bra?ov: Series VIII Art Sport
- CREArTA: the International Journal of the Centre for Research and Education in the Arts
- Cahiers Elisabethains: late medieval and renaissance English studies
- Calabash: A Journal of Caribbean Arts and Letters
- Cambridge Opera Journal
- Canadian Acoustics
- Canadian Journal of Music Therapy
- Canadian Theatre Review
- Carl Nielsen Studies
- Chinese Music
- Chopin Studies
- Choral Journal
- Classical Receptions Journal
- Clues: a journal of detection
- College Music Symposium
- Collegium Musicum: Yale University
- Comedy Studies
- Comparative Drama
- Computer Music Journal
- Contact Quarterly: a vehicle for moving ideas
- Contemporary Music Review
- Contemporary Theatre Review
- Context: Journal of Music Research
- Contributions to Music Education
- Coolabah
- Council for Research in Music Education Bulletin
- Critical Musicology
- Criticism: a quarterly for literature and the arts
- Cuadernos de Musica Iberoamericana
- Cultural Studies Review
- Current Issues in Music
- Current Musicology
- Dance Chronicle
- Dance Research
- Dance Research Journal
- Dancecult: journal of electronic dance music culture
- Danish Yearbook of Musicology
- Diacritics: a review of contemporary criticism
- Diaspora: a journal of transnational studies
- Didaskalia: ancient theater today
- Die Musikforschung
- Discourses in Dance
- Dix-Huitieme Siecle
- Dohnanyi evkonyv
- Drama Research : International Journal of Drama in Education
- Dramatherapy
- ESharp
- Early Keyboard Journal
- Early Modern Literary Studies: a journal of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century English literature
- Early Music
- Early Music History: studies in medieval and early modern music
- Early Popular Visual Culture
- Early Theatre: a journal associated with the Records of Early English Drama
- Eighteenth-Century Music
- Electronic Musicological Review
- Empirical Musicology Review
- Empirical Study of the Arts
- Ethnomusicology
- Ethnomusicology Forum
- Ethnomusicology Online
- Etudes Gregoriennes: revue de musicologie religieuse
- Eureka Studies in Teaching Short Fiction
- European Comic Art
- European Meetings in Ethnomusicology
- Evental Aesthetics
- Field: Contemporary Poetry and Poetics
- Finnish Journal of Music Education
- Folk Music Journal
- Fonti musicali italiane: Periodico di ricerca musicologica
- Forum Modernes Theater
- Gesta
- Grainger Studies: An Interdisciplinary Journal
- Haendel-Jahrbuch
- Haydn Society Journal
- Hecate: an interdisciplinary journal of women's liberation
- Historic Brass Society Journal
- Horror Studies
- Hudebni veda
- IASPM@Journal
- ITG Journal
- Ibsen Studies
- Il Saggiatore Musicale: rivista semestrale di musicologia
- Illusions: a New Zealand magazine of film television and theatre criticism
- In Monte Artium
- Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature and Environment
- International Journal of Community Music
- International Journal of Education and the Arts
- International Journal of Music Business Research
- International Journal of Music Education
- International Journal of Performance Arts and Digital Media
- International Review of the Aesthetics and Sociology of Music
- Interstices: Journal of Architecture and Related Arts
- Irish Arts Review
- Italian Poetry Review
- Jahrbuch fuer Liturgik und Hymnologie
- Janus: Studies of the Golden Age
- Jazz Education Journal
- Jazz Perspectives
- Jazz Research Journal
- Journal of Adaptation in Film and Performance
- Journal of American Drama and Theatre
- Journal of Band Research
- Journal of Chinese Ritual Theatre and Folklore
- Journal of Dance Education
- Journal of Dance Medicine and Science
- Journal of Dance and Somatic Practices
- Journal of Dramatic Theory and Criticism
- Journal of Emerging Dance Scholarship
- Journal of Interdisciplinary Music Studies
- Journal of Jungian Scholarly Studies
- Journal of Maine and Island Cultures
- Journal of Mathematics and Music
- Journal of Music Perception and Cognition
- Journal of Music Research Online
- Journal of Music Teacher Education
- Journal of Music Technology and Education
- Journal of Music Theory
- Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy
- Journal of Music Therapy
- Journal of Musicological Research
- Journal of Musicology: a quarterly review of music history criticism analysis and performance practice
- Journal of New Music Research
- Journal of Physical Education Recreation and Dance
- Journal of Popular Music Studies
- Journal of Popular Romance Studies
- Journal of Research in Music Education
- Journal of Schenkerian Studies
- Journal of Screenwriting
- Journal of Seventeenth Century Music
- Journal of Singing
- Journal of Sonic Studies
- Journal of Voice
- Journal of World Popular Music
- Journal of the American Liszt Society
- Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society
- Journal of the American Musicological Society
- Journal of the American Viola Society
- Journal of the Central Conservatory of Music
- Journal of the Indian Musicological Society
- Journal of the Musical Arts in Africa
- Journal of the Musicological Society of Japan
- Journal of the Royal Musical Association
- Journal of the Society for Musicology in Ireland
- Journal of the Viola da Gamba Society of America
- Journal on the Art of Record Production
- Kenyon Review: an international journal of literature culture and the arts
- KronoScope: journal for the study of time
- Kwartalnik Filmowy
- Latin American Music Review
- Latin American Theatre Review: a journal devoted to the theatre and drama of Spanish and Portuguese America
- Law and Humanities
- Leonardo Music Journal
- Lied und Populaere Kultur
- Life Writing
- Liminalities: a journal of performance studies
- Literary Journalism Studies
- Logeion: A Journal of Ancient Theatre
- Logopedics Phoniatrics Vocology
- Manoa: a Pacific journal of international writing
- Meanjin
- Medical Problems of Performing Artists
- Medieval English Theatre
- Medieval and Renaissance Drama in England: an annual gathering of research criticism and reviews
- Mesh (Online): film video - digital media - installation - performance - art
- Min-ad: Israel Studies in Musicology Online
- Modern Drama: world drama from 1850 to the present
- Mozart Jahrbuch
- Music Analysis
- Music Education Research
- Music Education Research and Innovation
- Music Educators Journal
- Music Perception
- Music Performance Research
- Music Reference Services Quarterly
- Music Research
- Music Sound and the Moving Image
- Music Theory Online
- Music Theory Spectrum
- Music Theory and Analysis
- Music Therapy Perspectives
- Music and Anthropology: journal of Mediterranean musical anthropology
- Music and Letters
- Music and Liturgy
- Music and Medicine
- Music and Politics
- Music and the Moving Image
- Music in Art: international journal for music iconography
- Music of the United States of America
- Musica Disciplina: yearbook of the history of music Medieval and Renaissance
- Musica Humana
- Musicae Scientiae: the journal of the European Society for the Cognitive Sciences of Music
- Musical Quarterly
- Musical Times
- Musicological Explorations
- Musicology Australia
- Musicus
- Musicworks: journal of sound exploration
- Musiikki
- Musik in Baden-Wuerttemberg
- Musik und Unterricht
- Musike: international journal of ethnomusicological studies
- Musikpsychologie
- Musiktherapeutische Umschau: Forschung und Praxis der Musiktherapie
- Musurgia: analyse et pratique musicales
- Muziki: journal of music research in Africa
- Muzyka: kwartalnik poswiecony historii i teorii muzyki
- NJ Drama Australia Journal
- NTQ: New Theatre Quarterly
- Nassarre: revista aragonesa de musicologia
- New American Writing
- New England Theatre Journal
- New Mango Season
- New Voices in Classical Reception Studies
- New Writing: the international journal for the practice and theory of creative writing
- Nineteenth Century Music
- Nineteenth Century Music Review
- Nineteenth Century Theatre and Film
- Nordic Journal of Music Therapy
- Notes: quarterly journal of the music library association
- Oesterreichische Musikzeit: journal for music and culture in central europe
- Online Trombone Journal
- Organised Sound: an international journal of music and technology
- Organists' Review
- Ormond Papers
- Overland
- PAJ: a journal of performance and art
- Papers of Surrealism
- Pedagogy
- Perfect Beat: the Pacific journal of research into contemporary music and popular culture
- Performance Paradigm
- Performance Practice Review
- Performance Research: a journal of the performing arts
- Performing Arts Journal
- Performing Ethos
- Perspectives of New Music
- Philosophy of Music Education Review
- Pinter Review: Annual Essays
- Pirandello Studies
- Plainsong and Medieval Music
- Poems and Plays
- Polari Journal
- Polish Music Journal
- Popular Entertainment Studies
- Popular Music
- Popular Music History
- Popular Music and Society
- Popular Musicology Online
- Post Script (Commerce): essays in film and the humanities
- Practitioners' Voices in Classical Reception Studies
- PsyArt
- Psychology of Music
- Psychomusicology: a journal of research in music cognition
- RACAR
- Radical Musicology
- Recent Researches in American Music
- Recercare: journal for the study and practice of early music
- Renaissance Drama
- Research Opportunities in Renaissance Drama
- Research Studies in Music Education
- Research and Issues in Music Education (RIME)
- Research in Dance Education
- Research in Drama Education: The Journal of Applied Theatre and Performance
- Research in New Zealand Performing Arts
- Resonate: engage with Australia's new music scene
- Revista Argentina de Musicologia
- Revista Electronica Complutense de Investigacion en Educacion Musical
- Revista Musical Chilena
- Revista de Musicologia
- Revista portuguesa de musicologia
- Revue Belge de Musicologie
- Revue d'Histoire du Theatre
- Rivista Italiana di Musicologia
- Royal Musical Association Research Chronicle
- Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd'hui: annual bilingual review
- Scenario: journal for drama and theatre in foreign and second language education
- Scene
- Schubert: Perspektiven
- Schuetz-Jahrbuch
- Schweizer Jahrbuch fuer Musikwissenschaft
- Screen Sound Journal
- Second Nature: International Journal of Creative Media
- Shakespeare
- Shakespeare Bulletin: a journal of performance criticism and scholarship
- Shakespeare International Yearbook
- Shakespeare Jahrbuch
- Shakespeare Quarterly
- Shakespeare Studies: an annual gathering of research criticism and review
- Shakespeare Survey
- Shakespeare Yearbook
- Shakespeare in Southern Africa
- Shaw : the Annual of Bernard Shaw Studies
- Small Axe: A Caribbean Journal of Criticism
- South African Journal of Musicology
- South African Theatre Journal
- Strange
- String Praxis: journal of string pedagogy and performance
- Stringendo
- Studi Piemontesi
- Studi Verdiani
- Studi Vivaldiani
- Studia Musicologica
- Studia Musicologica Norvegica
- Studies in Dance History
- Studies in Musical Theatre
- Studies in Theatre and Performance
- Swedish Journal of Musicology
- Sydney Review of Books
- TDR: the journal of performance studies
- TEXT: Journal of Writing and Writing Programs
- Tempo (London 1939): a quarterly review of modern music
- Text and Performance Quarterly
- Text and Presentation
- The Asia Pacific Journal of Anthropology
- The Australian Journal of Crime Fiction
- The Flutist Quarterly
- The Galpin Society Journal: for the study of musical instruments
- The Hymn: a journal of congregational song
- The International Journal of the Creative Arts in Interdisciplinary Practice: IJCAIP
- The Journal of Film Music
- The Journal of Music and Meaning
- The Lute
- The New Soundtrack
- The New Zealand Journal of Music Therapy
- The Online Journal of Bass Research
- The Opera Quaterly
- The Upstart Crow: a Shakespeare journal
- The World of Music
- Theater
- Theatre Dance and Performance Training
- Theatre History Studies
- Theatre Journal (Baltimore)
- Theatre Notebook: a journal of the history and technique of the British theatre
- Theatre Research International
- Theatre Research in Canada
- Theatre Survey
- Theatre Symposium
- Theatre Topics
- Theatre and Performance Design
- TheatreForum: international theatre journal
- Theoria (Denton): historical aspects of music theory
- Theory and Practice
- Tijdschrift voor Oude Muziek
- To listen to see
- Trans: Transcultural Music Review
- Twentieth Century Music
- Understanding Bach
- Unlikely: Journal for Creative Arts
- Victorian Journal of Music Education
- Viola da Gamba Society Journal
- Visions of Research in Music Education
- Voices: A World Forum for Music Therapy
- Volume! The French Journal of Popular Music Studies
- Wagnerspectrum
- Westerly
- Women and Music: a journal of gender and culture
- Women and Performance: a journal of feminist theory
- World Literature Today
- Write4Children
- Writing and Pedagogy
- Writing in Practice: The Journal of Creative Writing Research
- Writing on the Edge: a journal about writing and teaching writing
- Writings on Dance
- Yearbook for Traditional Music
- Youth Theatre Journal
- Yuefu Xin Sheng
- ePAI


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