In recent years, Fredric Lieberman’s research has focused on the music industry and copyright law and on organology, particularly with regard to taxonomic methods and systematic description.
Geographic areas of interest include China, Japan, Korea, Tibet, South India, and American vernacular musics from Tin Pan Alley through contemporary rock.
Computer-Aided Analysis of Javanese Music
Relationships of Musical and Cultural Contrasts in Java and Bali
Chinese Musical Customs
Zen Buddhism And its Relationship to Elements of Eastern and Western Art
Working with Cents: A Survey
Selected Poems by Fred Lieberman
Sonatas and HaikuShould Ethnomusicology be Abolished?Book Review: Tall Mountains and Flowing Waters
CMS Proceedings: Charles Seeger, Honorary Founder