ARANE is now part of NEMO-Online. Please submit your paper to NEMO-Online.

For access to the first publication of ARANE, please Click on this link.


ICONEA and CERMAA are two research groups. ICONEA is based in London, UK. CERMAA in Beirut, Lebanon.

ICONEA specialises in Near and Middle-eastern archaeomusicology. CERMAA is dedicated to research on maqām music and modality.

In 2011, the groups merged and launched a new periodical of Near and Middle-Eastern music research, in the widest sense of the term, under the name of  NEMO-Online. (Near-Eastern Musicology Online.)

Please visit our websites: Click on ICONEA or CERMAA, or email  Richard Dumbrill or Amine Beyhom.

ARANE I 2009
ARANE I 2009