The target of the magazine is to offer both the international and national musicologists the possibility of publishing their studies in a speciality frame that is organized and it has a highly professional stand. It also suggests its publication in international languages and in addition, it suggests aligning the national musicological publication to a European and an international level.

In order to satisfy the requests of a European level, we publish studies in widely circulated international languages as English, German and French.


When citing this journal, please use the abbreviation: Studia UBB Musica


Receipt of the articles, information about copyright

The papers will be submitted by e-mail to the following address:,
respecting the announced deadline and the journal format [INSTRUCTIONS TO AUTHORS].

If anyone is interested in publishing with us, we gladly accept your collaboration by editing your studies in an elegantly and qualitative form. Taking into consideration the fact that we want to advertise the magazine in the world, we accept English, German and French as the publication languages; in addition, we need the proofing of the text to be done beforehand. We will accept all the studies that have a musical theme. All the authors are responsible for submitting manuscript in comprehensible US or UK English, German or French and ensuring scientific accuracy.

The authors will be announced on the acceptance or rejection of their papers and about the suggestions made by the reviewers. All papers are reviewed independently at least by two referees, but the authors are entirely responsible for the content of their papers. All published papers will become property of the journal.

Issues, Deadlines:
The journal is published semesterly in June and December.

TOC of the published issues (2008-2012) and abstracts&keywords of the articles published in the last years (2008-2012) are translated in Romanian at: and in English or other international languages at:

Here you can find the summary of each issue of Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai Musica (contents, abstracts and keywords). The articles can be purchased online via the Central and Eastern European Online Library Germany (CEEOL):

Studia UBB Musica, also, is abstracted and indexed in RILM Abstracts of Music Literature. Its full-text content is available electronically through RILM abstracts of music literature with full text.
For further materials to download, please visit

The paper submission for the Studia UBB Musica volumes are programmed as follow:

- For the first number the deadline for the receiving of the studies is 15th of March;
- For the second number we accept the studies up to 15th of September.

Copyright info:
"Transfer of copyright agreement"
When the article is accepted for publication, I, as the author and representative of the coauthors, hereby agree to transfer to Studia Universitatis Babeş-Bolyai Musica all rights, including those pertaining to electronic forms and transmissions, under existing copyright laws, except for the following, which the author specifically retain: the right to make further copies of all or part of the published article for my use in classroom teaching; the right to reuse all or part of this material in a review or in a textbook of which I am the author; the right to make copies of the published work for internal distribution within the institution that employs me.