Christopher Taylor (pianist)

Christopher Taylor is a prominent American pianist.

Christopher Taylor in 2012

Taylor graduated from Harvard College, and has performed with the National Symphony Orchestra, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Buffalo Philharmonic, among others. He has received an Avery Fisher Career Grant,[1] the Classical Fellowship of the American Pianists Association and the Gilmore Young Artist Award and earned a bronze medal at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in 1993.

Taylor lives in Middleton, Wisconsin, with his wife and two daughters, and has been a professor of piano at the University of Wisconsin–Madison since 2000.


  1. ^ "The Avery Fisher Career Grants | Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts". Retrieved 7 February 2017.