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Dear friends,

As you probably know Oliver passed away peacefully the morning of Thursday July 3, 2008.

Please visit www.oliverschroer.com where there will be up-to-date links to Oli-ralated events and details including a link to make a donation to the Oliver Schroer Scholarship Trust Fund.

Here are some of the news reports:
Prolific fiddler Oliver Schroer dies of cancer - CTV Toronto, July 4, 2008
Oliver Schroer: Gracefully taking leave of life - Toronto Star, July 5, 2008
Oliver Schroer, 52: Boundary-pushing violinist - Toronto Star, July 7, 2008
Oliver Schroer, 52: Fiddler Combinded Bach With Tradition - Globe and Mail, July 7, 2008
Fiddler was a prolific composer and performer with a style all his own
'I don't write music,' he said in 1999. 'I catch it as it goes by' - Globe and Mail, July 19, 2008

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What the heck is this Olitunes site you might very well ask?

Well, it is a small collection of material for those interested in Oliver Schroer, his music and the community of friends and musicians that has grown up (sometime quite literally) around, through and with him.

Check out the Workshop of the afternoon of June 14, 2008 where assembled company learn Oli's Swedish Seven.