Daniel Nordgård i associated professor in music, digitalisation and music business and teaches music business at the master's program for Music Management and conducts research on international music industries and changes in relations to the digitization process. In 2013, Nordgård lead the government-appointed Nordgård-committee which looked at streaming and he also wrote a comprehensive report on the Norwegian streaming market. He has previously been very active on the music-scene in Kristiansand and Norway, and has experience from working with the Quart festival and later as the festival manager for the same festival, as well as various projects and initiatives around the live-sector and festival industry. Beyond Nordgård's academic work, he also sits in a number of boards, nationally and internationally.
- Nordgård, Daniel (2022). The presence and Absence of Policy in the Digital Music Industries.. ISBN: 9781501345340. Bloomsbury Academic. s 16.
- Nordgård, Daniel (2018). The Music Business and Digital Impact: Innovations and Disruptions in the Music Industries. ISBN: 978-3-319-91886-0. Springer Nature. s 129.
- Nordgård, Daniel (2017). Assessing Music Streaming and Industry Disruptions. ISBN: 978-3-319-52056-8. Palgrave Macmillan. s 26.