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Pincher Martin

An opera in one act based on the novel by William Golding

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Oliver gives lecture at Cambridge University

On May 17, Oliver gave a lecture at the University of Cambridge Music Faculty to undergraduate, post-graduate and doctoral students as a part of the faculty's Composition Workshop series. The lecture focused upon his opera Pincher Martin.

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Oliver appointed Composer-in-Residence of the London Choral Sinfonia

Oliver had been appointed the new Composer-in-Residence of the London Choral Sinfonia, directed by Michael Waldron, who have commissioned him to write a choral work based on Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy's poem The Christmas Truce for their forthcoming Christmas concert at St John's Smith Square on 6th December, 2015. 

Future plans with the LCS also include a commercial recording project and a new large-scale choral and orchestral work, setting texts by Aristophanes.

Oliver interviewed by Bachtrack

This October, Bachtrack is speaking to composers and choreographers around the world about their music, their artistic approach and everything contemporary. Bachtrack met up with Oliver to talk to him about his music.

To read the full interview please click here.

4-star review for 'Pincher Martin' in 'The Times'

The Times has published a four-star review of Oliver's new opera Pincher Martin. Writing for the paper, Geoff Brown descibed the opera as 'eloquent and succinct', concluding that 'this opera deserves to live.'

To read the whole review please click here.