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Jane Oliver (Cello, Cello Electric) Profile

Orchestral bookings (since October 2012)

  • Orchestras: Academy of St Martin In The Fields, BBC Concert Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Chamber Orchestras: City of London Sinfonia.
  • Chamber Groups: Wired Strings.

Jane's orchestral work also includes

the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (trial for tutti cello position, 2002 and regular extra work, 2002 -), Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra (regular extra work, co-principal, 2002 -), London Concert Orchestra (regular extra work, co-principal and tutti, 2002 -), English Symphony Orchestra, English National Ballet (extra work, 2002), BBC National Orchestra of Wales, London Symphony Orchestra (work experience through their access scheme, 2001).

Jane's studio work includes a live performancewith Gareth Gates on the Record of the Year Award for ITV in 2002, and she has also featured in the film One Perfect Day for the Independent Australian Film Company, 2002.

Jane has been voted winner of the Classic FM Most Wanted accolade on two occasions for her atmospheric tracks Celtic Homecoming and Awyr lach. Jane's debut solo album is called Darker Gold.

Jane has performed concertos with the Farnborough Symphony Orchestra, the Welsh College of Music Symphony Orchestra, and the HM Royal Marines in Dartmouth.

Jane's chamber and solo performances include Premier Ensemble concerts in Milan and Rome for Diplomats; a performance of the Huw Watkins solo sonata for Cello and Eight Instruments at the Royal College of Music; and recitals at the Cheltenham Music Festival, Southwark Cathedral (Southwark Festival), and at the Criccieth Festival in Wales.

Jane was also a guest soloist with David Essex at the Usk Festival Classical Spectacular, and has performed solo with Peter Karrie.

As a student, Jane was principal cello of the the Royal College of Music String Ensemble (2000 - 2002); the RCM Symphony Orchestra (2000 - 2002); Royal Northern College of Music Symphony and Chamber Orchestras (1997 - 2000); Chethams School of Music Symphony and Chamber Orchestras (1994 -1996); Cardiff Bay Orchestra (1998 - 1999); and the National Youth Orchestra of Wales (1992 - 1994).

Jane also played in the RCM Opera Orchestra (2000 - 2001) and the RNCM String Orchestra and Opera Orchestra (1997 - 2000).

Jane has been invited to participate in a number of music festivals including the Endellion Festival (2002); Public Cello Master Classes at Eton School (2002) and Ticino Musica Course in Switzerland, both with Johannes Goritzki (2001); Lake District Summer Chamber Music Course (1999); and the Cambridge Symposium (1997).

Jane plays on an Italian cello made by Vincenzo Panormo dated 1772.

EDUCATION

Graduate studies

the Royal Northern College of Music Manchester, BMus Hons (2:1) (1996 - 2000). Her Post-Graduate studies took place at the Royal College of Music, Advanced Solo and Ensemble Recital Course (Distinction) (2000 - 2002).

Jane was born in 1977.

Schools attended

Chethams School of Music Manchester (1994 - 1996).

Prizes and Awards

  • South Square Trust Award (2001 -2002)
  • Martin Musical Scholarship Fund (2000 - 2002)
  • Arts Council of Wales Award (2000 - 2002)
  • Ryan Davies Memorial Fund Award (2000 - 2001)
  • Royal College of Music Chamber Competition (winner)
  • John Tunnell Trust (finalist, 1999)
  • Granada Television Chamber Music (finalist, 1998/1999)
  • Lloyds Bank Young Musician of the Year Competition for Gwent (1st place)
  • Texaco Young Musician of the Year Competition (3rd place)
  • Mozart Chamber Music Prize at Chethams School of Music ( winner, 1995/1996)

Teachers

Melissa Phelps (2000 - 2002), Hannah Roberts (1996 - 2000), David Smith (1994 - 1996), and Sharon McKinley (1989 - 1994).

Masterclasses with Ralph Kirshbaum, Steven Isserlis, Paul Watkins, Lowrie Blake, Raphael Wallfisch, Martin Lovett, Philip De Groote, Colin Carr and Johannes Goritzki.

Jane joined Morgensterns in September 2002

Jane's web profile was last updated 18th Oct 2017

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If you require musicians for a concert, recital or to enhance an event,
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