Oliver has worked as arranger and transcriber for several top UK ensembles, educational institutions, publishing houses and private clients, including Faber Music, Ltd., the The Royal Academy of Music’s Manson Ensemble, transcribing Frank Zappa album tracks for use in the RAM’s 2010 festival of Zappa’s music, and the The London Sinfonietta, collaborating with Philip Cashian to produce performable orchestral scores of Jonny Greenwood’s music, and the The Aurora Orchestra (clients list below).
Over a decade of experience in the Music Publishing Industry, Oliver has produced the artist-endorsed sheet music for numerous major artists, such as Radiohead, Muse, The Arctic Monkeys, Adele, Coldplay, Regina Spektor, Mumford & Sons, Ben Howard, Chas’n'Dave, Keane, Take That, Courtney Pine, The Gossip, One Direction, Bullet for my Valentine, Florence and the Machine, Paolo Nutini, Sigur Ros, Alicia Keyes, Elbow and Kasabian. Arrangements of music by older artists include Queen, Nat King Cole, Metallica, Jerry Lee Lewis, Motorhead, Stevie Wonder, Judy Garland and Nina Simone. His arranging expertise is also much in demand for music education projects such as Sing Up! and Trinity College London’s Rock & Pop Exam Syllabus.