Styles in Reading
Taylor has professional experience in a broad range of musical
activities including music educator, music publisher, record
producer, symphony musician, composer, and director for
the HOME School Program. Taylor also started a band program
at the Master's Academy of Fine Arts in Covington and North
Henry Christian Academy. She teaches private music lessons
on piano, oboe, and all woodwinds.
Taylor, a native
of Wichita, Kansas received her Bachelor of Music degree
at Florida State University with a major in oboe performance
and minors in piano and music theory. She received a Master
of Music degree at the University of Florida. She performed
for eight years as an oboist with the Jacksonville (FL)
Symphony Orchestra. Folowing that she became the conductor
of the Alachua County Youth Orchestra program at the University
of Florida in Gainesville.
to Atlanta, Taylor founded Rising Star Records and Publishers,
an independent record label and music publishing house.
She produced 35 CD releases earning her a spot as a voting
member of the Grammy Awards sponsored by the National Academy
of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS).
Taylor has authored
several books on music business topids and had her own compostions
appear on commercial CD releases. She has been listed in
"Who's Who in American Women".
Taylor is an
active member of Eagle's Landing Christian Church where
she plays piano for church services and works with youth
musicians. Previously she attended McDonough United Methodist
Church where she was a member of the Chancel Choir and the
director of the Youth Choir.
takes Beginner to Advanced Students
Whole Note Music, 678- 432-1400, for lessons with Barbara