Victoria Olson (She/Her)

Principal Bassoon
Grand Rapids Symphony
Headshot of Victoria Olson
Headshot of Victoria Olson

About Me

Victoria Olson was appointed Principal Bassoon with the Grand Rapids Symphony in 2017. She has performed with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Kansas City Symphony, and Peninsula Music Festival, among others. Victoria also serves as the bassoon instructor at Grand Valley State University and Aquinas College and has held appointments on faculty at Interlochen Arts Academy’s Summer Institute.

Victoria will be playing a movement from “Flirtations (for 1 sassy salamander)” by Zoe Cutler (b 1996) who is a queer composer.