John Oliver composer

music for orchestra, chamber ensembles, opera, and electroacoustic media.

…embracing a range of possibilities, resonating the past,
and forging new associations that reflect our time and place.

John Oliver composer

music for orchestra, chamber ensembles, opera, and electroacoustic media.

…embracing a range of possibilities,
resonating the past,
and forging new associations
that reflect our time and place.

  • “one of the most promising orchestral composers of today." - Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review

  • “…wonderfully creative music…” - Lynn Bayley, Fanfare

  • "I hope you ask John Oliver to write more trio work for you. His cycle was stunning!" - William Aide, pianist, on recent recording of Eternity Gaze for erhu, piano, and guitar by PEP. (See Recordings)

  • “one of the most promising orchestral composers of today." - Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review

  • "I hope you ask John Oliver to write more trio work for you. His cycle was stunning!" - William Aide, pianist, on recent recording of Eternity Gaze for erhu, piano, and guitar by PEP. (See Recordings)

  • "a delicate yet often complex sense of beauty" - Musicworks

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