Music research at the OU is developed through high-profile individual and collaborative projects focussing on a wide range of approaches to music. There is a distinctive emphasis on innovation and interdisciplinary research. Current strengths in OU Music research can be grouped roughly as follows:
Specialisms include historical musicology, musical analysis, editing, performance practice, film music, music iconography, ethnomusicology, acoustical research, organology and music technology. Details of research interests of individuals in the Music discipline can be found on the Staff pages.
The Music Department is also the focus and coordination point for all inquiry into music across the University, which includes the work of the following scholars:
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