Owen holds a Bachelor of Music (with distinction) in saxophone performance from the University of Lethbridge. Throughout his time at the U of L, Owen studied with Dr. Dave Renter, Kristine Gray and Dr. Chee Meng Low, and had the opportunity to work with Dr. Jeremy Brown, Dr. Marvin Eckroth as well as members of both the Sirocco Saxophone Quartet and the Quasar Saxophone Quartet.
Owen has performed with a multitude of groups including the U of L Jazz Ensemble, the U of L Wind Orchestra, and as a member of the Lethbridge Musical Theatre Society pit band. Owen also performed at the North American Saxophone Alliance’s Region 9 Conference, both as a soloist and a member of the Coulee Quartet, a Lethbridge based saxophone quartet, of which he is a founding member.
Owen is a musician with the Canadian Armed Forces and successfully auditioned for a position with the 2015 Band of the Ceremonial Guard. In the fall of 2015 Owen will begin working towards his Bachelor of Education at the University of Lethbridge.