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About Aidan

Aidan Oliver is a conductor and chorus director working at the heart of the UK's musical life.

Since 2019 he has been Chorus Director at Glyndebourne. The Glyndebourne Chorus is one of the pre-eminent choruses in international opera and has long been regarded as one of the foremost training grounds for the next generation of opera stars.

He is also Director of the Edinburgh Festival Chorus, which performs with leading international orchestras and conductors each summer at the Edinburgh International Festival, and the founding director of Philharmonia Voices, the renowned professional chorus which collaborates with the Philharmonia Orchestra on many of its most ambitious choral projects.

His previous positions include those of Director of Music at St Margaret's Westminster, the Parliamentary Church, and Associate Conductor of the St Endellion Festival. He has worked extensively on the music staff of the Royal Opera and ENO and as guest chorus director of groups including the BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Singers, Huddersfield Choral Society and the RIAS Kammerchor of Berlin.