Found Sounds: UNCG Musicology Journal

Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Found Sounds exists to publish papers written by UNCG students and faculty members and Staff in order to make the research done by university affiliates available to the public and promote academic research at UNCG.  The journal is inclusive of all cultural and historical reseatch in music. To this end, articles included are of the music history, musicology, and ethnomusicology fields.


Section Policies


Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Upon submission, papers are assigned to be reviewed by a member of the journal. If the paper meets the journal criterion, the reviewer will engage in a constructive feedback process with the author to adress any issues of formatting, content, or structure that may still remain.  At the end of each term, the editorial board will meet to make final decisions about which papers are to be published, rejected, or deffered to a later publication.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.