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David Taylor (born April 30, 1988) is an arts entrepreneur and musician, best known for founding the orchestra Yorkshire Young Sinfonia.[1], the BBC Radio 4 documentary "Birth of an Orchestra"[2], and being listed on the Forbes 30 under 30 Europe 2018 list[3]. He has received widespread media coverage for both himself and Yorkshire Young Sinfonia, including Sky News[4], BBC News[5], The Times[6], Il Giornale[7], BBC Radio 4[8] and BBC Radio 3[9].

After graduating Birmingham Conservatoire in 2013, he became a cello teacher at the Edward Said National Conservatory of Music in Jerusalem[10].

After returning to the UK, he began creating Yorkshire Young Sinfonia. The creation of the orchestra and its first concert was the feature of the BBC Radio 4 documentary "Birth of an Orchestra" with Alan Bennett, which was broadcast in September 2015[11].

He led Yorkshire Young Sinfonia to win the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards - Arts in Culture Award in 2016[12], and also to become the first youth orchestra in the world to be 100% digital, using iPads instead of sheet music[13][14][15].

In 2018 he was named on Forbes 30 under 30 Europe - Arts and Culture list[16].

In 2019 he interviewed Louis Theroux, Romesh Ranganathan, George Shelley and Katie Derham for the BBC Arts Get Creative week 2019[17]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. "BBC Radio 4 - Birth of an Orchestra". BBC. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  2. "BBC Radio 4 - Birth of an Orchestra". BBC. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  3. "30 Under 30 Europe 2018: Art & Culture". Forbes. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  4. "What does a digital orchestra sound like?". Sky News. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  5. "Orchestra swaps sheet music for tablets". BBC News. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  6. Arts Correspondent, David Sanderson (2018-08-17). "Orchestras turn the page on sheet music as tablets call the tune". The Times. ISSN 0140-0460. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  7. Gatti, Manuela. "La rivoluzione digitale delle orchestre". ilGiornale.it (in italiano). Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  8. "BBC Radio 4 - Birth of an Orchestra". BBC. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  9. "BBC Radio 3 - Music Matters, Christopher Purves". BBC. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  10. "David Taylor". Forbes. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  11. "BBC Radio 4 - Birth of an Orchestra". BBC. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  12. "Yorkshire Young Sinfonia wins arts and culture award". Rhinegold. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  13. "Orchestra swaps sheet music for tablets". BBC News. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  14. Arts Correspondent, David Sanderson (2018-08-17). "Orchestras turn the page on sheet music as tablets call the tune". The Times. ISSN 0140-0460. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  15. "What does a digital orchestra sound like?". Sky News. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  16. "30 Under 30 Europe 2018: Art & Culture". Forbes. Retrieved 2019-06-21.
  17. "BBC Arts - Get Creative, What's so important about creativity?". BBC. Retrieved 2019-06-21.

External Links[edit | edit source]

Official website


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