About

Lasse Lehtonen

Ph.D., postdoctoral researcher, The University of Tokyo

This is the homepage of Lasse Lehtonen, a researcher and performer of Japanese music. 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
  • Japanese music: popular music, Western art music, video game music
  • Music in Japanese culture and society
  • Historical musicology; ethnomusicology
  • History of Western music; music analysis

  • Japanese cultural history (premodern and modern)
  • Japanese society
  • Gender equality in Japan
  • Nationalism in Japan

Photo: Matias Autio