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mu·si·col·o·gy

 (myo͞o′zĭ-kŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The historical and scientific study of music.

mu′si·co·log′i·cal (-kə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) adj.
mu′si·co·log′i·cal·ly adv.
mu′si·col′o·gist n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.musicologist - a student of musicology
bookman, scholar, scholarly person, student - a learned person (especially in the humanities); someone who by long study has gained mastery in one or more disciplines
Translations

musicologist

[ˌmjuːzɪˈkɒlədʒɪst] Nmusicólogo/a m/f

musicologist

nMusikwissenschaftler(in) m(f)

musicologist

[ˌmjuːzɪˈkɒlədʒɪst] nmusicologo/a
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With his second wife, musicologist Julie Anne Sadie, he lobbied to save Handel's London house, which led to the creation of the Handel House Museum.
More than 40 previously unknown works composed by Grieg during the mid-19th century have been discovered by a German musicologist.
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Another effort to make a research on original materials in Japan is an establishment of the research committee on "Musical Materials in Japan" by the Musicological Society of Japan (MSJ), and IAML Japan and the Music Library Association of Japan (MLAJ) have agreed to support the project by sending two delegates each: Hiroko KISHIMOTO, a musicologist and the director of the library at Showa University of Music, and Mariko TERAMOTO, a musicologist, from IAML Japan; and Shu-Ji LIN and Yumiko HASEGAWA, both librarians, from the MLAJ.
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