Olivia Swift – Artistic Director and Conductor

Olivia Swift – Artistic Director and Conductor

Olivia Swift – Artistic Director and Conductor

Olivia is a composer and choral conductor. A graduate of the ANU School of Music, her focus is on classical composition, but she has also studied film scoring and jazz. During high school, Olivia sang with Gondwana Voices and Sydney Children’s Choir and in 2008, her twelve-tone piece for wind quintet was nominated for Encore. Olivia has worked with well-known Australian composers such as Paul Stanhope and Christopher Gordon at Gondwana Composers School several times. As well as working on an opera that features a vocal ensemble providing the accompaniment, Olivia is currently the musical director of Kompactus Youth Choir and conducts a number of community choirs.