Historical musicology, ethnomusicology, analysis : Is a general musicology possible ?

Author : Jean-Jacques Nattiez. Throughout my career, I have campaigned for scientific knowledge of the musical fact. It was an opportunity to break down barriers between the various academic disciplines. That is why I am particularly grateful to my Tunisian friends to act in favor of musicology by publishing a closing text to my heart, the one where I show the needs for musicology, to grow in the awareness of existence and concerns of each of its individual components…


What is Musicology ?

Author : Samir Becha. Abstract : The study of musicology seems an ambitious task. In fact, musicology is requiring a break with the purely technical discourse about music and aspires to a new thought that has its approaches, methodology, terminology, as well as debates leading to the analysis and argument.