John Oliver, composer

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"Little Music Box" receives first performance, a work from 1981!

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My minimalist period from 1981-83 produced several works, the most famous of which is …like the sea at sunrise…. So imagine my surprise when the UBC Contemporary Players programmed my Little Music Box for their upcoming concerts this Friday Nov. 21 at 2:00pm at the Belkin Gallery


Paolo Bortolussi performs "Birds of Paradise Lost"

a work for flute and computer

Wednesday October 15 at noon.
Free Concert.
John Oliver at the computer

Kwantlen College School of Music,
20901 Langley Bypass
Langley B.C.
Map here.

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John Oliver Composer-in-Residence at Vancouver's SONIC BOOM new music festival

Join me, with special guests Chenoa Anderson, flute, and Jocelyn Morlock, composer, for an evening of stimulating discussion.

7:30 pm
Date: 2014 March 26
Location: Pyatt Hall, 843 Seymour Street, Vancouver

For details, visit the
Vancouver Pro Musica web site or