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Born: 18 March 1893 in Portland, OR

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '20s, '30s, '40s

b. 18 March 1893, USA, d. 18 March 1971, Paramus, New Jersey, USA. Olsen started his first dance band in Portland, Oregon, USA, in 1917. A six-piece group, this early combo included Wilbur Johnson, who at that time travelled under the billing ‘the world’s only mellophone soloist’, violinist Herman Kanin, later president of the American Federation of Musicians, and Olsen himself as drummer. Afterwards Olsen relocated to California to play theatre and ballroom dates. At that time he was contacted by...
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