Stephen Taylor

Education:
Juilliard School.

Oboe Studies:
Lois Wann and Robert Bloom.

Solo Oboist:
(Mrs. John D. Rockefeller Chair) with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center.
Member of New York Woodwind Quintet.
Principal oboe with Orchestra of St. Luke's, St Luke's Chamber Ensemble, American Composers Orchestra.
Co-principal oboe with Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
Solo oboe with Speculum Musicae.
Over 200 recordings.

Highlights:
Bach Arias with Kathleen Battle (Sony Classical and Deutsche Grammophon);
Bach Arias with Itzhak Perlman (Deutsche Grammophon);
Mozart Sinfonia Concertante (Deutsche Grammophon); Mozart Gran Partita (Delos);
Dvořák Serenade for Winds (Delos).

Premieres:
Several works of Elliot Carter and André Previn as well as the first recordings of Stefan Wolpe's Oboe Quartet and Carter's Oboe Quartet.

Summer Activities:
Bravo Colorado, Chamber Music Northwest, Caramoor, Music from Angel Fire.

Other:
Listed in Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities.
Recipient Harvard University Fromm Foundation Performer's Grant.

Faculty:
Juilliard School of Music, SUNY Stony Brook.

Manhattan School of Music faculty since 1995.