Journal of Band Research


The Journal of Band Research is an official publication of The American Bandmasters Association and was begun in 1964. The Journal is published twice a year, in the Fall and in the Spring, by Troy University in Troy, Alabama.

The Journal of Band Research is the premiere scholarly publication in the world devoted to band music, band history and band methodology. Articles accepted for publication in the JBR receive peer scrutiny by a distinguished editorial review board. Instructions regarding how to submit an article are contained on this website.

Information regarding how to subscribe to the Journal of Band Research may also be found on the website. A listing of the members of the Editorial Review Board, as well as the Editor and JBR personnel may also be found here.

Details about purchasing a CD-Rom containing PDFs of all the articles published between 1964 - 2005 is also contained on this web site.


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