Daniel Taylor / Theatre of Early Music
Upcoming appearances :

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February 7th - 14th
Recital tour in Mexico (a series of private concerts)
February 15th - 19th
University of Toronto
Faculty of Music
Daniel Taylor hears auditions at the University of Toronto Faculty of Music.

Daniel is Head of Historical Performance,
Professor of Voice and Opera
at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
Tuesday, February 23rd 2016
Notre-Dame-de-Bonsecours Chapel
400 Saint-Paul Street West
Champ-de-Mars Metro
The Montreal Highlights Festival 2016 presents

Daniel Taylor - Four Thousand Winter

Daniel Taylor conducts the Choir of the Theatre of Early Music

The Choir of the Theatre of Early music presents a musical voyage through time.
Hear the pure voices of the TEM in a program of choral works that convey the sufferings of life and death and a vision of paradise beyond.
Tallis, Tavener, Byrd, Britten and Larkin are featured in this compelling evening of a cappella masterpieces.

Information : Montreal Highlights Festival 2016

Tickets : Montreal Ticketmaster
Sunday Feb 28th
Trinity Chapel Toronto
University of Toronto
6 Hoskin Avenue
Great Choruses by Bach and Handel

The Choir and Orchestra of the Theatre of Early Music
and the Schola Cantorum of the University of Toronto
under the direction of Daniel Taylor
Magnificent choruses by the greatest composers of the Baroque era,
including excerpts from
Handel’s Israel in Egypt and Messiah
and the Passions according to St. John and St. Matthew of JS Bach.

Tickets: $30, $20 senior, $10 student

Buy Tickets : Royal Conservatory of Music Box Office
or 416-408-0208 ( The Weston Family Box Office in the TELUS Centre )

Information : University of Toronto, Faculty of Music Events - Brochure & Calendar

March 4th and 5th 2016
Dominion Chalmers United Church
O’Connor between Lisgar and Cooper
Ottawa Choral Society
in partnership with
Seventeen Voyces Chamber Choir
present :
Ben Hur

Kevin Reeves takes the podium to present the next masterpiece
in his continuing series of classic silent films.
Organ improv virtuoso Matthew Larkin, a percussion band, and the 120-voice chorus
go epic with a soundtrack of excerpts from Carl Orff's theatrical cantata, Carmina Burana.

Soloistes :
Susan Brown, soprano
Daniel Taylor, counter-tenor
Bradley Christensen, baritone

Children’s Choirs of St. Matthew’s Church
Kirkland Adsett, Director
Matthew Larkin, Organ

Kevin Reeves, conductor

Information and tickets : Ottawa Choral Society
March 11th - 18th 2016

Daniel Taylor
European tour with
the Wiener Akademie
March 16th
Vienna Musikverein
Orchester Wiener Akademie and Aurum Vocale present:
Bach - "Matthäuspassion" / St Matthew Passion

Dorothee Mields, Soprano
Ruby Hughes, Soprano
Daniel Taylor, Alto
Ida Aldrian, Alto
Samuel Boden, Tenor
Tilman Lichdi, Tenor
Klaus Mertens, Bass
Jóse-Antonio Lopez, Bass

Martin Haselböck, conductor

Information : Wiener Akademie
Tickets: March 16th: Vienna Musikverein


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Recent Engagements for Daniel Taylor / Theatre of Early Music :

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Sunday January 31st 2016 at 2:00pm
Bourgie Concert Hall
Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal
1380 Sherbrooke St. West,
Montréal, H3G 1J5
Bach Cantatas

Theatre of Early Music
Dan Taylor, conductor

Cantate Christ under Herr zum Jordan Kam, BWV 7
Cantate Gleichwie der Regen und Schnee vom Himmel fällt, BWV 18
Cantate Jesu, der du meine Seele, BWV 78

Soloists include :
Sopranos Ellen McAteer and Agnes Zsigovics,
Tenor Charles Daniels, Bass Peter Harvey
and counter-tenor Daniel Taylor.

Tuesday January 28th
Église de la Purification
445, rue Notre-Dame,
ARAMUSIQUE presentes

Daniel Taylor en Duos d’Amour

Soloists :
Ellen McAteer, soprano
Agnes Zsigovics, soprano
Daniel Taylor, counter-tenor
and Charles Daniels, tenor
Stephan Ralls, piano

An intimate evening of music for the heart and soul is offered by a quartet of great singers
renowned both in Canada and on the international music scene. You will be cradled by the unique
voice of counter-tenor Daniel Taylor, the pure tones of sopranos Ellen McAteer and Agnes Zsigovics
and the magnificent timbre of British tenor Charles Daniels.

These love duets and other sparkling works will have you smiling with pleasure.
A unique occasion to hear these four divine voices reunited in a magical acoustic!

January 14th at 7:30pm
January 15th at 7:30pm
January 16th at 4:00pm & 7:30pm
January 17th at 1:30pm & 5:00pm

Centre Videotron
Québec, QC
Cirque du Soleil "TORUK" the First Flight

Air Canada Centre, Toronto

with Daniel Taylor as the voice of the Avatar

January 7th at 7:30pm
January 8th at 4:00pm & 7:30pm
January 9th at 4:00pm & 7:30pm
January 10th at 1:30pm & 5:00pm

Air Canada Centre
Cirque du Soleil "TORUK" the First Flight

Air Canada Centre, Toronto

with Daniel Taylor as the voice of the Avatar

Thursday, December 17th 2015
Basilica of Saint Mary

Friday, December 18th 2015
Basilica of Saint Mary

Saturday, December 19th 2015
Ordway Concert Hall
Downtown St. Paul
The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Matthew Halls, conductor

George Frideric Handel : Messiah

Yulia Van Doren, soprano
Daniel Taylor, countertenor
Charles Blandy, tenor
Richard Ollarsaba, bass-baritone

Minnesota Chorale, chorus
Kathy Saltzman Romey, artistic director
Saturday, December 12th 2015
First Presbyterian Church of Allentown
3231 Tilghman Street

Sunday, December 13th 2015
First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem
2344 Center Street,

Peace at the Heart of Christmas

J S Bach:
Christmas Oratorio Parts 1, 2 & 3

Ellen McAteer, soprano
Daniel Taylor, countertenor
Isaiah Bell, tenor
David Newman, bass-baritone

The Bethlehem Bach Choir
Conductor: Greg Funfgeld
November 29th
Trinity Chapel Toronto
University of Toronto
6 Hoskin Avenue
The Lamb:
An A Cappella Christmas Concert

The choir of the Theatre of Early Music
joins students of the Schola Cantorum for a program based on
the Sony Classical release of
"The Lamb"
in what The Ottawa Citizen once called
"a journey into the Heavens."

Hear the ethereal voices join in traditional and contemporary works by
Gibbons, Purcell, Tallis, Britten, Poston and Taverner.

November 14th
Grace Church on-the-Hill
300 Lonsdale Rd,
Toronto, ON M4V 1X4

November 15th
Dominion-Chalmers United Church
355 Cooper Street
The Ottawa Bach Choir presents :

J S Bach : Mass in B Minor, BWV 232

Agnes Zsigovics, soprano
Daniel Taylor, countertenor
Rebecca Claborn, mezzo-soprano
Jacques-Olivier Chartier, tenor
Geoffrey Sirett, baritone
Daniel Lichti, bass-baritone

Baroque orchestra Ensemble Caprice of Montreal
Matthias Maute, director

Ottawa Bach Choir with the York University Chamber Choir
Lisette Canton, artistic director

October 21st
Church of the Redeemer
162 Bloor St. W
The Music of Gibbons, Purcell, Mendelssohn and Saint-Saëns

The Oratorio Class (Professor Darryl Edwards)
and the Schola Cantorum (Professor Daniel Taylor)
present a choral program in cooperation with Professor Hilary Apfelstadt
led by DMA student Elaine Choi.

October 18th
Trinity Chapel Toronto
University of Toronto
6 Hoskin Avenue
The Muse’s Garden:

Dame Emma Kirkby
Lute Song Recital

Benefit Concert For The Historical Performance Area
Faculty of Music, University of Toronto

Graduate voice students from the Historical Performance Area join
the legendary Emma Kirkby and lutenist Jakob Linberg
for an intimate evening of lute songs.

Emma was awarded a DBE in 2007 and the Queen’s Medal for Music in 2011.

October 8th - 12th
Daniel Taylor and the Theatre of early Music - CD recording.


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