Taylor’s “Carmina Burana” with Toronto Symphony

Posted on Jun 22, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Reviews | No Comments
Taylor’s “Carmina Burana” with Toronto Symphony

“The Toronto Symphony Orchestra (TSO) presents the finale to their “Decades Project: 1930-1939″, CARMINA BURANA by Carl Orff, featuring the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir, the Toronto Children’s Chorus and soloists Aline Kutan (soprano), Daniel Taylor (countertenor) and Phillip Addis (baritone)…a rare opportunity to hear one of Canada’s most prominent countertenors, Daniel Taylor.” — Read more at […]

Bragle, Cooley, and Taylor in May Festival finale

Posted on May 28, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Meg Bragle, Reviews, Thomas Cooley | No Comments
Bragle, Cooley, and Taylor in May Festival finale

Some of the most memorable moments were provided by the soloists. Mezzo-soprano Meg Bragle made a notable debut, the highlight being a ravishing duet in “Laudamus te” with violinist Kathryn Woolley, acting associate concertmaster….The gentle aria “Qui sedes” was beautifully phrased by the countertenor, Taylor…Chuchman’s duet with tenor Thomas Cooley in “Domine Deus” was a […]

Taylor gives a “powerfully transformative” performance alongside Tallis Scholars

Posted on Mar 28, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Reviews | No Comments
Taylor gives a “powerfully transformative” performance alongside Tallis Scholars

“Alternating with Phillips as conductor, University of Toronto Head of Historical Performance, renowned countertenor Daniel Taylor, joined by artists of the Choir of the Theatre of Early Music augmented and expanded the repertoire in a glorious demonstration of exquisitely detailed programming.” — Read more at Opera Going Toronto.

Taylor’s Theatre of Early Music join forces with Tallis Scholars

Posted on Mar 26, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Reviews | No Comments
Taylor’s Theatre of Early Music join forces with Tallis Scholars

“The Tallis Scholars, conducted by Peter Phillips, joined forces with two University of Toronto ensembles –Schola Cantorum and Theatre of Early Music—conducted by Daniel Taylor…St. Paul’s Basilica at Queen & Power was packed with eager listeners, attracted no doubt by Tallis Scholars’ wonderful discography, but also perhaps aware of the new kids in town, Taylor’s […]

Interview – JUNO Spotlight: Daniel Taylor

Posted on Mar 22, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Interview, Recording | No Comments
Interview – JUNO Spotlight: Daniel Taylor

“aniel Taylor is one of the most recognizable names in classical music. Known for his pure and powerful voice, the countertenor has found acclaim on all corners of the globe. His career, spanning several decades, is documented in more than 100 recordings. Born and raised in Ottawa, he now resides in Toronto, where he serves […]

Daniel Taylor and Suzie LeBlanc shine with Handel’s Duos d’Amour

Posted on Mar 1, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Reviews | No Comments
Daniel Taylor and Suzie LeBlanc shine with Handel’s Duos d’Amour

“…long-time collaborators Daniel Taylor and Suzie LeBlanc lit up the night with a dazzling display of virtuosity in a selection of Handel’s greatest arias and duos…Taylor and LeBlanc gave the sense of freshness that can only come from rigorous attention to detail.” — Read more at La Scena Musicale.

Taylor’s “Four Thousand Winter” up for a Juno

Posted on Feb 8, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Recording | No Comments
Taylor’s “Four Thousand Winter” up for a Juno

Daniel Taylor Taylor’s CD, “Four Thousand Winter” has been nominated for a 2017 JUNO in the category of “Classical Album of the Year: Vocal or Choral.” For more information on the 2017 JUNO Awards and 2017 nominations, please visit www.junoawards.ca.

Montreal Gazette: Daniel Taylor’s “The Tree of Life”

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Recording, Reviews | No Comments
Montreal Gazette: Daniel Taylor’s “The Tree of Life”

“After the brilliant success of his previous album Four Thousand Winter, Canadian countertenor Daniel Taylor returns to offer us a Christmas season with the voices of his superb Trinity Choir… the Trinity Choir brings together the finest flowering of the most beautiful chorister voices…” —Read more at the Montreal Gazette.

The Guardian: “The Tree of Life” CD review

Posted on Jan 13, 2017 in Daniel Taylor, Recording, Reviews | No Comments
The Guardian: “The Tree of Life” CD review

“Taylor’s Trinity voices sound creamy and plush in the ultra-resonant St Augustine’s Church in Kilburn, north London…” Read more at theguardian.com.

“First-rate singing” on Daniel Taylor’s “Tree of Life”

Posted on Dec 22, 2016 in Daniel Taylor, Recording | No Comments
“First-rate singing” on Daniel Taylor’s “Tree of Life”

“Daniel Taylor gets first-rate singing from The Trinity Choir…Looking at some of the names in its ranks, the quality of the choir’s sound and ensemble is hardly surprising.” — Read more at Financial Times.