Team Salzburg | Nils Grosch

Principal Investigator

Nils Grosch holds the chair in Musicology at the University of Salzburg/Austria where he is director of the Gluck-Research-Center for musical theatre. He gained his doctorate at the University of Freiburg i. Br. with a dissertation about „Die Musik der Neuen Sachlichkeit“, and completed his habilitation at the University of Basle with a thesis about „Lied und Medienwechsel im 16. Jahrhundert“. From 1999-2012 Grosch was curator at the Research Center for Popular Culture and Music in Freiburg. He has taught at universities in Basle, Bogotá, Detmold, Freiburg, Hanover, Paderborn, and Zurich. His major research interests are in music and mobility, musical theatre, history of popular music.