Bennett Olson began playing saxophone at the age of 10. He holds a bachelors degree in jazz studies and masters degree in saxophone performance. He has performed with jazz legends such as Louie Bellson and John Faddis, and has opened for Spyro Gyra, Chuck Loeb, and Jeff Lorber among others. For the past nine years he has also worked as a record producer, arranging, producing, and performing on over 80 albums. Bennett is also an educator, and is Associate Lecturer in saxophone at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.