David Taylor


Drummer David Taylor studied percussion performance at the University of Cincinnati/College-Conservatory of Music where his principal teacher was William Youhass (Other teachers include Salvatore Rabbio, Gordon Stout, and Tim Hagans). Since returning to Detroit, Taylor has performed shows at the Fox, Masonic, and Fisher Theatres.

In addition, Taylor performs regularly with the Detroit Opera Orchestra and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Having been a member of Wayne State University’s jazz faculty since 1991, he has toured Europe and South Africa with colleague and friend, saxophonist Chris Collins. He has been on countless recordings, including work with Emmy Award-winning composer/producer Joseph LoDuca.

With these incredible experiences in mind, Taylor has gone on to share his education, teaching at the Interlochen National Music Camp.

David will be performing in the following concerts –

Crossing Borders – Kirk in the Hills, June 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm