Olver

Catherine Olver

BA(Cantab), ARCO, ALCM

Originally from Belfast, Catherine began learning the organ through a Church of Ireland scholarship before becoming Organ Scholar at Rochester Cathedral and Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, where she studied under Gordon Stewart.



Having spent a year as Acting Assistant Organist at Winchester College, Catherine is now Head of Organ at St Catherine’s School, Bramley. Here she conducts the Chapel Choir, teaches academic music and organ and co-coordinates the Jennifer Bate Organ Academy.



Alongside her teaching job, Catherine is Assistant Organist at St Columba’s Church, Pont Street, and has enjoyed giving recitals in venues such as Portsmouth Cathedral and Bath Abbey.