"Karen's music is ethereal and expressive beyond words. Emanating from deep within her soul, unique heartfelt interpretations and exquisitely refined musicianship synergize and offer an unparalleled, unforgettable, incredibly moving musical experience.".
Barry Bittman, MD - CEO Yamaha Music & Wellness Institute
Karen reaches deep inside the heart and soul with music that is evocative, timeless, global, powerful and moving. Motivated by the transformative impact that music has had in her life, she is dedicated to using the power of music as a healing art to affect the environment, social justice and individual's lives.
”After nearly 20 years of reviewing music, it takes a lot for me to be left speechless by a recording, but A Hero's Journey has done just that..."Read More Reviews
Karen's sonic journeys of the soul go to deep places within, creating bridges to every level and layer of life, relationships and community.
"Karen Olson is an artist who invites the depths of feeling, emotion and beauty to live in our listening hearts. As a great musician and a sensitive composer, she combines the richness of the viola with the inner warmth of peace and tranquility. Her music is a true panacea for stress"
Don Campbell, author of The Mozart Effect