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The concert conducted October 6 2002 at the Pensacola Saengar Theatre consisted of orchestral pieces composed by Richard Strauss and George Gerschwin The show commenced with Strausss symphonic poem Don Juan and continued to move on to Gershwins Concerto in F for piano and orchestra The solo pianist for the piece was a man by the name of Christopher Taylor whom has earned much respect from other musicians and listeners over the years by displaying dedication and exquisite knowledge of the musical language Taylor began his musical career at the young age of seven years as he began to learn piano theory Although it is considered a late start by the man himself his accomplishments and awards prove that he has acquired the skills needed to perform at a much higher standard than the average pianist Christopher has recently graced the air with a sweet succession of tones in countries around the world including France Korea Spain the Philippines and the Caribbean A membership to the American Pianists Association was granted to him in 2002 to compliment his previous awards such as the Irving Gilmore Young Artists Award an Avery Fischer Career Grant and a first place trophy from the William Kapell International Piano competition In addition to Mr Taylors career as a performer he is currently holding the position of Assistant Professor of Piano at the University of Wisconsin in Madison so his techniques can be passed on to up and coming musicians The list of things this man has done in his lifetime is extremely impressive to the extent that anyone can appreciate the time and effort he has spent on making beautiful complex pieces of music history come alive Richard Strauss born in 1864 enjoyed early success as both conductor and composer He developed the symphonic or tone-poem to an unrivalled level of expressiveness and after 1900 achieved great success with a series of impressive operas at first on a grand
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