Analysis of Cultural Mentality in Researches on History of Western Music



The history of western music is studied in quantity currently. Its research plays a significant role for all-round development of music culture and art. But it is necessary to note that it is difficult to study the history of western music. So, researchers need to keep good cultural mentality, accept the differences between Chinese and western music culture with open, tolerant, positive, understanding and balanced mentality and adopt favorable methods to improve the research achievements on the history of western music and offer conditions for current music development. This paper mainly starts from the research status of history of western music, analyzes and describes the cultural mentality in the process of studying the history of western music in an all-round and detailed manner.


Western music history; Research methods; Cultural psychology; Understanding and balance

Full Text:



Beysenbekova, G. B., Kadina, Z. Z., & Sateeva, B. S. (2014). Taking into consideration cultural mentality of different nations in the cross-cultural communication. Psychosomatic Medicine, 2(2), 203-206.

Chen, Y. W. (2015). Cross and mutual integration—on the relationship between western music historiography and national musicology. Music Creation, (10), 140-141.

Geng, Y. (2015). Evolution in ideology and culture after the opium wars and up to the westernization movement. An introductory study on Chin’’s cultural transformation in recent times (pp.29-78). Springer Berlin Heidelberg.

Lin, X. J. (2016). On the perfect dialogue between Paul Landormy and music history in the history of western music. Northern Music, (9), 27-27.

Sun, J. Y. (2012). Reflections on the present situation of the study of western music history—Discussing the new possibility in the light of the problems existing in the study of music aesthetics. Beauty and Times, (7), 41-43.



  • There are currently no refbacks.

Copyright (c) 2017 Tao WANG

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Share us to:   


  • How to do online submission to another Journal?
  • If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:

1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author

  • Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.

2. Submission

Online Submission:

  • Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.
  • We only use four mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases:;;;

 Articles published in Cross-Cultural Communication are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC-BY).


Address: 1055 Rue Lucien-L'Allier, Unit #772, Montreal, QC H3G 3C4, Canada.
Telephone: 1-514-558 6138 
Website: Http://; Http://;

Copyright © Canadian Academy of Oriental and Occidental Culture