Editor in Chief
Bruce Gustafson

Editorial Board

The study of music, “musicology,” is a relatively new discipline in academe, beginning in late nineteenth-century Germany. In the second half of the twentieth century, “ethnomusicology” became a viable academic discipline spawning a scholarly literature for the study of all musics not treated by traditional (“historical”) musicology. OBO: Music takes a pragmatic approach, based on the past and emerging literature about music.