Congratulations to Ole Mathisen who was appointed the Director of the Louis Armstrong Jazz Performance Program!

Ole Mathisen is an educator and a jazz and saxophone enthusiast with a singular devotion to the exploration of rhythm and pitch. In 2020 Ole wrote a book of saxophone studies “Book Of Mirrors”, published by Norsk Musikforlag. He loves handiwork of all kinds, and in his spare time he can often be found taking apart his saxophone and retrofitting legendary mouthpieces. Ole is endorsed by BARI Woodwind. For more information, click here.