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Ken Ollis
Ken Ollis

Ken Ollis

Drum Set Instructor

Office: LH 243C
kollis@pdx.edu

Ken is an adventurous composer and musician. He has performed with many great musicians, poets, dancers, and multimedia artists. He also has several albums out as a leader or a sideman. His latest trio recording of all original compositions is entitled Senses Sharpened, which blends composition influences from Webern and Messiaen with improvisation. Additionally, he is a dedicated teacher who is passionate about helping students develop a deeply personal relationship to music. Ken holds a MM degree in jazz performance.