John Oliver, composer

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Oliver "Eagle Flies to Mountain" now available on CD

Oliver appears as guest conductor for his composition Eagle Flies to Mountain on the recent release by the BC Chinese Music Association of their 10th Anniversary Celebration CD titled Bamboo Shoots in Spring.

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BC Chinese Music Ensemble to record live concert, Oliver conducting

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BAMBOO SHOOTS IN SPRING Tea Party and Concert
 
IN CELEBRATION OF CHINESE NEW YEAR AND 10TH ANNIVERSARY
 
February 3 and 16, CBC Studios (700 Hamilton Street)
 

In celebration of the Chinese New Year of the Snake, the British Columbia Chinese Music Association (BCCMA) presents a Concert and Tea Party, Bamboo Shoots in Spring, performed by the BC Chinese Music Ensemble featuring new music and arrangements by conductor and composers Rui Shi Zhuo, John Oliver, and producer Mark Armanini.

Oliver will conduct his composition
Eagle Flies to Mountain, a work Georgia Straight reviewer Alex Varty said “deserves to become an intercultural standard.”

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