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Sept. 23: Citywater Premieres “Fairhaven Bay”

The Citywater Ensemble will premiere Oliver’s newest work Fairhaven Bay (clarinet, cello, piano) September 23 at the Visions of the Wild Festival in Vallejo, CA. Inspired by the legendary section of the Sudbury River, Fairhaven Bay was written for Landscape Music: Rivers & Trails, a nationwide concert series celebrating the 50th anniversaries of the National Trails Systems and Wild & Scenic […]

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Ragdale Foundation Residency

Oliver is on residency at the Ragdale Foundation September 10 – October 5. Located on the former estate of renowned architect Howard Van Doren Shaw, Ragdale offers artists time and space to work in an inspirational setting. While, in residence, Oliver is working on In the Direction of Dreams, a new work for clarinet, cello and […]

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Boston Voyager Profile

Boston Voyager Magazine profiled Oliver in their Thought-Provokers series. Read the article HERE.  

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Trio Siciliano: New Release!

The renowned Trio Siciliano has released their new album Exploring Music, which includes a passionate new recording of Oliver’s piece Illuminated by the Light of Two Ships Passing in the Night. Exploring Music showcases an evocative collection of music for violin, cello and piano from contemporary composers around the world. In addition to Oliver’s music, it includes works […]

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June 17: You Are Not Album Release Concert

Are you a fan of Oliver’s music? Don’t miss this concert! On June 17, Juventas will celebrate the release of Oliver’s latest album You Are Not Alone, with live performances of all the music from the album, plus a couple old favorites from his portfolio. The program features a couple of exciting guest artists: Dancer Mary Chris […]

June 5: North/South Performs “Love Letters”

The North/South Consonance Chamber Orchestra will perform the New York premiere of Oliver’s sextet Love Letters (flute, clarinet, string quartet). Love Letters was written in 2015 for the composer’s marriage to Landscape Architect Chris Beagan. “This piece is an affirmation of love and equality,” Oliver shares, and this performance takes place on the eve of their third anniversary. “Chris […]

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