1] In 1988, Oliver won the Canada Council for the Arts Grand Prize and the First Prize in the Electronic Music Category for his work El Reposo del Fuego (for DX7II/TX802 synths & tape). Seen in this photo flanked by composer Harry Somers (left) & CBC president P. Juneau at the Grand Prize announcement.
2] Oliver in rehearsal with Mario Bernardi & Judith Forst and the CBC Radio Orchestra the day of the premiere performance of Unseen Rain for mezzo-soprano and orchestra
3] CBC and Music in the Morning co-commissioned and co-presented Raven Steals the Light for the CBC Radio Orchestra, which was conducted by Jacques Lacombe in May 1999. Seen here with Music in the Morning Artistic Director June Goldsmith
4] In rehearsal for John Burke's "La Sombra Espiral" with conductor Owen Underhill 2009
John Oliver Live
8th CBC National Young Composers' Competition, 1988
in rehearsal with Mario Bernardi & Judith Forst
with Music in the Morning's June Goldsmith 1999
conductor Jin Zhang & New Westminster Symphony Orchestra
with Yasuhiro Otani on Cross-Canada tour 2002
Chinese Headtax Redress Event
with Duo46 in Calgary, 2008 premiere of "On Freedom"
Vancouver Intercultural Orchestra event at Vancouver Public Library 2010
With Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble 2011, Sun Yat Sen Garden.
recording with the band Waterhole
John Oliver in concert with Nicole Ge Li 2011
VICO event at Vancouver Public Library 2010
VICO event at Vancouver Public Library 2010; with Brian Prunka, oud
VICO event at Vancouver Public Library 2010; with Jonathan Bernard, percussion.