Owen holds a Bachelor of Music and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Lethbridge. Owen’s main saxophone teacher has been Dr. Chee Meng Low, but also has had the opportunity to work with Dr. Dave Renter, Kristine Gray, 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 many groups including the U of L Jazz Ensemble, the U of L Wind Orchestra, and the Lethbridge Symphony Orchestra. Owen is also a musician with the Canadian Armed Forces Reserve, and was a member of the 2015 Band of the Ceremonial Guard. Owen continues to perform on a regular basis with the King’s Own Calgary Regiment Band.
Owen is currently a teacher with Lethbridge School District No. 51