Rick Olson is a California musician and teacher. A professional piano player and prolific composer, as well as an accomplished arranger and versatile multi – instrumentalist, he has worked with many legendary musicians since the 1980’s. He brings years of band experience into piano solos, whether they are composed or improvised. The ideas arise, develop, interact, and disappear within a multitude of musical angles, and, the sound is easy on the ears. Concerts and performances include genres of Jazz, Pop, Classical, Rock, Folk, Blues, Americana, Ragtime, and Latin.