Audun Molde

    • Associate professor (Førstelektor)
  • Institutt for musikk
  • School of Arts, Design and Media


Audun Molde is an assistant professor at Kristiania University College, teaching courses in in pop music history, analysis, the music industry, harmony. He is head of the Popular music performance bachelor programme, and he also teaches at the Songwriting and production and Music production bachelor programmes. Molde is a musicologist, music educator, lecturer, and writer, holding a Cand.Philol degree in musicology from the University of Oslo. He is the author of several books on music. In 2018 he published "POP. A story", which chronicles pop music and the music industry over the last 200 years.

Co-writer and researcher on the report "What now: The impact of digitization on the Norwegian music industry" commissioned by the Ministry of Culture, 2019.

He is a frequent media expert commentator on current affairs in popular music, the music industry and the creative industries.

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