Asbjørn Øfsthus Eriksen

Asbjørn Øfsthus Eriksen is Professor Emeritus at the Department of Musicology, University of Oslo. He is a researcher and teacher in the fields of music history and analysis, focusing mainly on the 19th and early 20th centuries. He has taken a particular interest in Norwegian romantic composers (Kjerulf, Svendsen, Grieg), Russian music (Rachmaninoff, Medtner, Myaskovsky) and in musical humour.