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Music Faculty: Justin Krawitz

Jason Olson: Music Faculty

Instructor of Music, Guitar

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A native of Colorado, guitarist Jason Olson has been studying and performing since 1989.

Expanding upon a background in Rock and Jazz, Jason graduated from the University of Northern Colorado with a Bachelor of Music (BM) in Classical Guitar in 2000, and a Master of Music (MM) in 2005.

At UNC, Jason studied with Stephen Waechter and Jonathan Leathwood. He also performed in master classes with artists such as Evangelos and Lisa, Antigoni Goni, Fabio Zanon, Judicael Perroy, Jason Vieaux, Nikita Koshkin, and Denis Azabagic.

As a classical guitarist, Jason performs both as a soloist and with a classical guitar trio that includes Steve Waechter and Jim Bosse. The trio has recorded the CD The Angel of Shavano, which features the compositions of Jim Bosse, and currently performs the music throughout Colorado.