Saxton/Olsen Duo compact disc is now available!
Purchase soon for an on-time 2020 holiday gift arrival.
This recording features trumpeter Judith A. Saxton and Timothy Olsen performing works including standard baroque repertoire and two recording premieres, as well as Judith's new piece (also called Landfall) written specifically for this recording. Taylor & Boody's Op. 43 pipe organ accompanies the clear, singing tone of Ms. Saxton beautifully, all within the warm acoustic of the Frank H. Kenan Chapel at Landfall (Wilmington, NC).
The CD features a 6-page wallet surrounding the listener in the environment of the recording, as well as background information about the artists, music, and recording process.
To purchase the LANDFALL CD, click on this link.
Judith Saxton's 3-movement composition Landfall may also be purchased on the same page.
Downloadable tracks will be available soon on most major digital music sites.
Sample tracks from Landfall
Timothy Olsen teaches a studio of high school, undergraduate and graduate organ majors as the Kenan Professor of Organ at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and Associate Professor of Organ at Salem College in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Dr. Olsen also serves as Cantor at Augsburg Lutheran Church in Winston-Salem, where he oversees the music program directing the adult choirs, playing for services, and directing a music staff of a Director of Youth Music and Handbells, organ intern, and choral interns.
A graduate of Concordia College (Moorhead, MN) and the Eastman School of Music, Dr. Olsen enjoys a multi-faceted career in organ pedagogy, performance, and sacred music. Dr. Olsen is an avid proponent of 20th and 21st century music having premiered numerous compositions for organ and for organ/trumpet duo. He also enjoys performing baroque music on period instruments - both as a solo organist and as a continuo player.
Dr. Olsen is available for recitals and workshops. Please contact him via the Contact page.