Special Music Education and Music Therapy Commission
Dr Bo Nilsson received his doctorate in Music Education at Malmö Academy of Music, Lund University. Bo is Reader in music education at Faculty of Fine and Performing Arts, Lund University and Associate Professor at Kristianstad University, Sweden, where he is a teacher in aesthetics and pedagogy at the Teacher Education and the Public Health Programmes. His teaching and research interests are children's musical creativity, music in special education, popular culture and ICT in music education and public health. Bo was a member of the expert group that wrote the new music curriculum for Swedish compulsory school in 2011.