Lisbeth Ahlgren Jensen studied musicology at Copenhagen University, from 1990 to 1993 she had a fellowship to do a project on Danish women composers in the early 19th century (published in Det kvindelige spillerum, 2007). 1996-97 she was research assistant at a project on Nordic Salon Culture 1750-1850 at Odense University, 1997-98 assistant professor in music history at Copenhagen University, 2000-2011 editor at the Carl Nielsen Edition and Danish Center for Music Publication (at The Royal Danish Library). Also free-lance writer for the Danish National Encyclopedia and Biographical Dictionary on Danish Women. Presently post. doc. discussing the contributions of the music historian Hortense Panum (1856-1933) to musicology.