About

Lasse Lehtonen

Ph.D., postdoctoral researcher, University of Helsinki (previously: the University of Tokyo)

This is the homepage of Lasse Lehtonen, a researcher in Japanese studies and musicology. I will probably launch a blog here in the future, but at the moment, this is basically my profile page. Why not take a look at my activities and drop me a message if you share similar interests?

Research topics and expertise
  • Music in Japan: popular music, Western art music, video game music
  • History of Western music
  • Historical musicology
  • Nationalism in Japan

  • Premodern and modern Japanese cultural history
  • Japanese society
  • Music analysis
  • Cultural study of music
  • Women in Japanese popular music

Photo: Matias Autio

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