Ellen Olson, viola

Violist Ellen Olson is a native of Long Island, New York.  She earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Hofstra University, studying viola with Olga Bloom.  Her other teachers include Barry Lehr, Rebecca Young, and Patricia McCarty.  She has participated in the Colorado, Eastern, and Peninsula Music Festivals.  She plays in the St. Augustine Music Festival each June and is on the faculty of the Prelude Chamber Music Camp.  Before coming to the Jacksonville Symphony in 1985, she was a member of the Puerto Rico Symphony.   She performs regularly as a chamber musician in the Jacksonville area.

Photo: Ric Winters


August Symphony Series performance location

Door Community Auditorium - Fish Creek 

The Peninsula Music Festival - 10347 Highway 42

Unit B Green Gables Shops 

P.O. Box 340, Ephraim, Wisconsin  54211

email: musicfestival@musicfestival.com

Phone: (920) 854-4060