Jason Olson – Guitarist
Jason Olson has been teaching students of all ages in the Longmont, Colorado area for 25 years, and currently teaches a private studio of over 60 students per week. Children and adults alike benefit from and enjoy the personalized elements of his teaching style. Jason believes strongly that learning should be fun, and he works hard to ensure an enjoyable learning experience. Jason adds value to the skills he teaches, by fostering a true appreciation for the joy music can bring. Find out more about lessons with Jason – including details about pricing, lesson options, and styles Jason teaches.
Would you like to see what Jason’s students think of the learning experience in his studio? Please visit the Student Testimonials page, and read what some of them have to say.
A native of Colorado, Jason Olson has been studying and performing since 1989. Expanding on 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… read more…
Hire Jason for Private Lessons, or for Private/Public Events
Jason has been teaching privately in the Longmont, Colorado area for 25 years. Please visit the guitar lessons page to find out about lesson prices, availability, and his teaching style.
If you would like to find out how to hire Jason to play for a private event or function, please visit the contact page. There you will find information on how to contact Jason as well as a list of just some of the private events he is available for.
Jason performs regularly with his rock band Last Men On Earth, and solo. For the latest information please visit Last Men On Earth on Facebook or please visit Jason’s Facebook page for more information about his solo work. To check out his original project Fat Pappy please visit the Fat Pappy site.
On April 13, 2014 – Jason’s band Last Men on Earth played at the Canine Classic 5k Event:
Jason recently attended a Master Class led by Rovshan Mamedkuliev, with his UNC Guitar students and the Cheyenne Classical Guitar Society.
On June 21st, 2013, Jason and some of his students performed as the opening acts for Something Underground at the Downtown Summer Concert Series in Longmont. This was a great opportunity for Jason and his students. Check out the Photo Gallery for some images of the performances.
Jason was recently featured on the front page of the Carbon Valley Consumer Report’s April 2012 issue. Read the feature…
For information about 2012 Rock Camp, please visit Jason’s Rock Camp Page.
Guitar Lesson Studio – Information
320 Main St. Unit D
Jason Olson’s Guitar Lesson Studio is conveniently located on Main Street in Longmont, right off of 3rd Avenue, with plenty of easily accessible parking. The Main street entrance is directly adjacent to the I.C.E Spa, and Jason’s studio is up the stairs, and to the right.
To hear samples of Jason’s playing, select one of the links below (to download .mp3 or stream in your browser), or visit the music page for more samples in streaming AND .mp3 format.
Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 by Villa-Lobos