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Faculty Recital: Christopher Taylor, piano

September 23, 2017 @ 8:00 pm

- $5 - $15

Christopher Taylor performing in Mills Hall, Feb. 2015. Photo by Michael R. Anderson.

A solo recital of classical piano music.

Hailed by critics as “frighteningly talented” (The New York Times) and “a great pianist” (The Los Angeles Times), Christopher Taylor has distinguished himself throughout his career as an innovative musician with a diverse array of talents and interests.

On the program:

Corigliano’s Fantasia on an Ostinato

Beethoven’s Symphony #7 (arr. Liszt)

Schubert’s Moments Musicaux

Rachmaninoff’s Moments Musicaux


Christopher Taylor’s conceptual program features Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7, arranged by Franz Liszt. Over 175 years later, NYC-based composer John Corigliano would use Beethoven’s 7th to inspire his Fantasia on an Ostinato.

On the second half of the program, Taylor will feature two takes on the title “Moments Musicaux”: first, Schubert’s version, published in the last year of his life (1828), then he’ll perform Rachmaninoff’s version from the start of his career.





Tickets: $15 adults, $5 non-School of Music students and children. Ticket information here.



September 23, 2017
8:00 pm
$5 - $15
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Mills Concert Hall
455 N. Park St.
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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