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April 28 & 29: West Medford Open Studios

On April 29 & 30, over 70 artists across Medford, Massachusetts open their doors to the public. Oliver will be exhibiting his “listening gallery” at the Brooks School on 388 High Street. Stop by chat about the process of composing a piece, and purchase recordings and sheet music. For more information on West Medford Open Studios […]

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April 14: Oliver’s Debut as Artistic Director of Juventas

April 14 is Oliver’s debut as the Artistic Director of Juventas! He’s curated a program entitled Five Years Later: Songs of Hope & Resilience, commemorating the fifth anniversary of the Boston marathon bombings. The concert promotes conversation and reflection on the 2013 tragedy through a global lens, with eight works by emerging composers that explore terrorism, loss […]

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American Prize Finalist

Just announced: Oliver is Finalist for the American Prize in Vocal Chamber Music Composition. The recognition is for Connect All. We All Connect., a piece on  You Are Not Alone, his new album with Juventas. Commissioned by Anne Howarth, Connect All. We All Connect. probes the strength and fragility of human connection through poignant lyrics by master palindromist Barry […]

March 10: Chamber Orchestra of Boston performs “Love Letters”

The Chamber Orchestra of Boston will perform Oliver’s sextet Love Letters (flute, clarinet, string quartet). Love Letters was written for the composer’s marriage to Landscape Architect Chris Beagan. “This piece is an affirmation of love and equality,” Oliver shares. “Chris and I grew up in a time when two men could not marry. When we tied the knot in […]

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Feb. 10 & 11: Bronx Arts Ensemble premieres “All the Wings You Gave Us”

The Bronx Arts Ensemble will premiere Oliver’s new wind quintet All The Wings You Gave Us on February 10-11. Commissioned by the Bronx Arts Ensemble, the piece was written in memory of Bill Scribner. Bill founded the Bronx Arts Ensemble in 1972 and led the organization for over 40 years. He understood the uplifting power of music […]

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Oliver’s New Album Is Out – Order Your Copy Today!

Oliver’s second studio album, You Are Not Alone, is out – order your copy today! Juventas New Music Ensemble performs the music of Artistic Director, award-winning composer Oliver Caplan. Inspired by the resiliency of the human spirit and beauty of the natural world, You Are Not Alone celebrates stories of social justice, conservation and community. This luminous […]

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