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International Council for Traditional Music

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

Yearbook for Traditional Music

Yearbook for Traditional Music Vol. 43 (2011)

The Yearbook for Traditional Music is a refereed scholarly journal which carries essays, reviews, and reports in the area of traditional music and dance research.

ISSN (Print): 0740-1558.
ISSN (Online): 2304-3857.

General Editor: Kati Szego.

The Yearbook was established in 1949 as the Journal of the International Folk Music Council, and it is published in English every December by the ICTM Secretariat. All ICTM members and institutional subscribers in good standing receive a copy of the Yearbook via priority air mail. 

Contents and support materials

Additional materials for printed Yearbooks, such as tables of contents, Book Notes, and audiovisual examples, can be found at this page.

Submissions

If you would like to submit original articles and/or review materials to be considered for inclusion in the next  issue of the Yearbook for Traditional Music, please find the full guidelines here.

Printed back issues

Printed back issues of the Yearbook for Traditional Music are available from the ICTM Secretariat, from Vol. 1 (1969) through Vol. 44 (2012), at 23.00 EUR (18.00 EUR for members in good standing) per volume, plus shipping and handling. A 10% discount is available for orders of more than 10 copies of the same volume shipped to the same address. The latest issue of the Yearbook (currently Vol. 45) costs 90.00 EUR (shipping and handling included).

Discounts on additional copies of the latest Yearbook

All members in good standing receive a free issue of the latest Yearbook, and they benefit from greatly reduced fees when ordering additional copies of said volume (normally priced at EUR 90.00), as follows:
  • Ordinary, Joint Ordinary, Life, and Joint Life Members: only EUR 30.00 per additional copy.
  • Student and Emeritus Members: only 20.00 per additional copy.
Please note that these discounts are currently not available for Supported Members, Corporate Members, and Institutional Subscribers.

Electronic back issues (via JSTOR)

Institutions may add archival content (back issues) of the Yearbook for Traditional Music to their existing JSTOR accounts. Please note that this service is currently available to organisations only. Individual scholars may, however, obtain access through one of JSTOR's participating institutions. To go to the Yearbook's page at JSTOR's website, please click here.

For any questions regarding online access to the Yearbook for Traditional Music, please contact JSTOR directly.