Morton Solvik
A native of Norway, Morten Solvik grew up and received his education in the US (Cornell and University of Pennsylvania) before moving to Austria, where he currently lives with his wife and two children. Solvikā€™s research focuses on the tantalizing connections between music and culture, especially with regard to Gustav Mahler and the turn of the century. Essays on Mahler have appeared in The Mahler Companion (Oxford, 2002), Perspectives on Gustav Mahler (Ashgate, 2005), and the Cambridge Companion to Mahler (2007), and he has also published on Schubert and Bruckner. He is the Center Director of the International Education of Students (IES) Abroad Vienna where he also teaches music history.