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An Evening with Jonathan Taylor

AN EVENING WITH JONATHAN TAYLOR
FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2019 AT 6:00 PM
Enjoy an incredible classical guitar performance by Jonathan Taylor, one of the leading classical guitarists in the country.

About the Artist

 

"America's Leading Classical Guitarist"
-Philadelphia Inquirer
 
“Taylor has brought a new aura of excitement to the concert stage. He is widely acclaimed by audiences, conductors and critics as one of the most fiery and charismatic guitarists of our time"
Manila Bulletin/Philippines
 
The critical success of Taylor's playing has been uniform.  Rave reviews from around the world have established him internationally as " A master in his field" Barbados Advocate. " Larger-than-life" Stereo Review and "One of the best American guitarists, recitalist and teacher of today." Het Laaste Neiuws Brussels Belgium.
 
A California native Mr. Taylor represented the United States as an American Cultural Specialist in South America and the Caribbean sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts (Arts America program). He has performed sold-out concerts for such luminaries as UN delegates American Ambassadors and foreign heads of State.
 In the 1970s and 80s Taylor studied music at Chapman University on Presidential scholarship and was head of the music department at the Newport Institute of the Arts in Southern California. During this time he studied privately at the home of virtuoso Pepe Romero.  He also studied privately with Frederick Noad author of the classic book "Solo Guitar Playing" and in Master Classes with the great American Virtuoso Christopher Parkening.
 
Mr. Taylor performed extensively for years throughout Europe, North and South America and Asia. He has had a long and distinguished career. He is known for his virtuosity and unique transcriptions and adding materially to the guitar’s repertoire. Mr. Taylor was a groundbreaker and saw the digital age coming He was one of the 1st artists to record digitally back in the early 1990's. He set about creating a Catalog that have few if any equals.
When not touring Mr. Taylor resides in Huntington Beach, California.

 
Contact Information






For more information, please contact:
James Goodson
714-938-1393
jgoodson@cff.org
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