Tim Oliver

Introducing Tim

As the son of a concert pianist, Tim trained classically at the piano & violin, going on to study composition at university. During this period he developed an insatiable curiosity for music technology, which still grows to this day.

This led him into a career as a session keyboard player, playing all over the world with artists including Neneh Cherry, Boy George, Candi Staton & Midge Ure. He has had numerous TV appearances , including performances with Lady Gaga on Friday Night With Jonathan Ross, and Pixie Lott on The Graham Norton Show.

Also working as a composer for TV and Film, Tim has written for BBC documentaries such as ‘Jungle Atlantis’, several episodes of ‘Horizon’, as well as commercials & trailers including Downton Abbey, Transformers & Sky Movies. He was a winner in the 2017 ProMax awards, a nominee in the 2018 Music & Sound Awards, and his piece ‘First Dawn’ was featured in the official 2018 Oscar nominations broadcast.