andras olsen

Andras Olsen was born on the Faroe Islands 1978. Andras started at Tórshavn musicschool at the age of 9. Trough his teenage years he was a big part of the music scene, as a trombone player, through all genres ,until he moved abroad to take a musical education in 1997.

In 1997 he started his musical education at the academy in Aarhus with Nils-ole Bo Johansen and Vincent Nilsson as his teachers.

In 2000-2002 he continued his education as a postgraduate student in London under Denis Wick, Dudley Bright and James Watson.

In 2003-2006 he took a soloist course education from the Royal academy in Copenhagen under Torbjörn Kroon.


Andras har worked as a freelance musician playing manly contemporary music. Both chamber music and as a soloist.

He has been a regular member of Athelas Sinfonietta since 2008.


In 2008 Andras got a job in the royal lifeguard band in copenhagen and this is still a major part of his life.

Musical education


- Royal academy in Aarhus 1997-2000

- Royal academy in London 2000-2002

- Royal academy in Copenhagen 2003-2006