Thanks

My heartfelt thanks to the musicians, entrepreneurs, presenters, and philanthropists who have supported and performed my work. I would like to especially thank my patrons and funders below.

Patrons - Commissioners

These ensembles, presenters and individuals have commissioned works since I started writing.

Bernard Savoie
Borealis String Quartet
BC Chinese Music Association
Canadian Opera Company
CBC Radio Orchestra
CBC Radio
Chants Libres
Chenoa Anderson
Greater Victoria Youth Orchestra
Ian Hampton
June Goldsmith
Langley Community Music School
Little Giant Chinese Orchestra
National Arts Centre Orchestra
L'Orchestre des Jeunes du Québec
Red Chamber
Réseaux des arts médiatiques (Montréal)
Richard Carswell
S.C. Eckhardt-Gramatte Competition
Société de musique contemporaine du Québec
Société Radio-Canada
Trembling Aeroplanes (Sweden)
Turning Point Ensemble
Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble
Vancouver Guitar Quartet
Vancouver Inter-cultural Orchestra
Vancouver Opera
Vancouver Recital Society
Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Windsor Symphony

The Commissioning Collective

Individuals are invitied to contribute to a collective fund that allows John Oliver to write new pieces whenever the opportunity or inspiration arrives. Contribute as little as $1. Learn more at Patreon.com

Patreon.com Supporters

The following fans support John’s work at Patreon.com

Barbara Ebbeson
Bruce Hamilton
Chantal Jobin
Chris Brand
David Vaisbord
experttwiddler
Garry Eister
Jacques Drouin
Janene Mitchell
Jessica Schneider
John Burke
Jon Siddall
LORI WATT
Mohamed Assani
Nicole Li
Peter Gorelik
Peter Zaenker
Rainer Buerck
Richard Carswell
William Bruneau

Private supporters

These folks are part of the Commissioning Collective through private (offline) donations. To contribute in this way, please contact me.

Genni Gunn
Pierre Blackburn
Julia Nolan
Anna Mak
Anonymous

Public and Private Funding

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    The Canada Council for the Arts


  • BC GOVERNMENT CULTURAL SERVICES


  • CANADIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION / SOCIÉTÉ RADIO-CANADA


  • MUSIC IN THE MORNING

  • Hari Sharma Foundation