Olav Gurvin
Olav Gurvin (24 December 1893 Tysnes – 3 October 1974) was a Norwegian musicologist, a professor at the University of Oslo from 1957. He co-edited the first Norwegian music encyclopedia in 1949,...
Finn Mortensen
Finn Mortensen (January 6, 1922 - May 23, 1983) was a Norwegiancomposer, critic and educator.Finn Einar Mortensen was born in Oslo. His parents were publisher Ernst Gustav Mortensen (1887–1966) and ...
Finn Benestad
Finn Benestad (30 October 1929, Kristiansand – 30 April 2012, Kristiansand) was a Norwegian musicologist and music critic. He was a professor at the University of Oslo from 1965 to 1998, and is probab...
Conrad Baden
Conrad Baden (31 August 1908 - 11 June 1989) was a Norwegian organist, composer, music educator, and music critic.
Arne van Erpekum Sem
Arne Ole van Erpekum Sem (May 19, 1873 in Oslo – 1951) was a Norwegian singer, vocal teacher and music critic. He made his debut as Max in Der Freischütz, by Carl Maria von Weber.
Erpekum Sem was ...
Borghild Holmsen
Borghild Holmsen (1865–1938) was a Norwegian pianist, music critic and composer. She studied piano with Agathe Backer-Grøndahl and Otto Winter Hjelm, and continued her studies with Carl Reinecke and S...
Hans Aimar Mow Grønvold
Hans Aimar Mow Grønvold (1846 – 1926) was a Norwegian civil servant and music writer.He was born in Saude as a son of vicar Bernt Olaus Grønvold (1819–1900). He was a third cousin of painters Bernt an...
Dag Schjelderup-Ebbe
Dag Schjelderup-Ebbe (10 December 1926 – 1 February 2013) was a Norwegian musicologist, composer, music critic and biographer. He was a lecturer at the University of Oslo for thirty years, from 1973 w...
Reimar Riefling
Reimar Riefling (1898–1981) was a Norwegian classical pianist, pedagogist and music critic, a brother of pianist Robert Riefling. He made his concert debut in Dresden in 1922, and toured in Ger...
Arne Bjørndal
Arne Bjørndal (11 February 1882 – 11 January 1965) was a Norwegian hardingfele fiddler, composer and folklorist.
Bjørndal was born in Hosanger as the son of Peder Monsen Bjørndal and Kari Knutsdot...
Hjalmar Borgstrøm
Hjalmar Borgstrøm (23 March 1864 – 5 July 1925) was a Norwegian composer and music critic who played a prominent role in the musical life of his country in the first quarter of the 20th century.
H...
Hans Jørgen Hurum
Hans Jørgen Hurum (1906 – 1981) was a Norwegian music critic and non-fiction writer. He graduated as cand.jur. in 1929. He was a music critic for the newspaper Norges Handels- og Sjøfartstidende...
Per Reidarson
Per Reidarson (1879 – 1954) was a Norwegian composer and music critic.In the early twentieth century he was an acknowledged composer. For his body of work he was granted kunstnerlønn, a guarante...
Pauline Hall (composer)
Pauline Margrete Hall (2 August 1890 – 24 January 1969) was a Norwegian writer, music critic, organizer and composer. She was born in Hamar and began her study of music in Oslo, continuing in Paris f...
Klaus Egge
Klaus Egge (July 19, 1906  – March 7, 1979) was a Norwegian composer and music critic. He was born in in Gransherad, Telemark, and died in Oslo. His music, often called a stream of will...
Finn Ludt
Finn Ludt (16 November 1918 – 3 August 1992) was a Norwegian pianist, composer and music critic. He was born in Fana. He made his concert debut in Bergen in 1945. He composed several songs, incl...