Contemporary Music Review
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Contemporary Music Review

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 7494467
Publisher: Routledge
History: 1984, 1987-1989, 1991-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Contemporary Music Review provides a forum for musicians and musicologists to discuss recent musical currents in both breadth and depth. The main concern of the journal is the critical study of music today in all its aspectsits techniques of performance and composition texts and contexts aesthetics technologies and relationships with other disciplines and currents of thought. The journal may also serve as a vehicle to communicate documentary materials interviews and other items of interest to contemporary music scholars. All articles are subjected to rigorous peer review before publication. Proposals for themed issues are welcomed.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

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SCR Impact Factor

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SCR Journal Ranking

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SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

Contemporary Music Review
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Contemporary Music Review
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    0.482 0.556 0.549
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    0.42 0.427 0.4
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.208 0.227 0.336
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    0.058 0.117 0.107
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.213 0.175 0.164
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    0.222 0.294 0.358
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.13 0.248 0.258
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    0.192 0.302 0.259
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.09 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.072 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.128 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.172 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.154 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.058 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.065 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.182 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.041 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.063 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.089 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.054 NA NA
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Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

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The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


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H-Index History