Calvin Taylor


A native of Los Angeles, California, Calvin Taylor began piano study when he was very young, and by age 14 he was serving as organist in several churches, and also performed as trumpeter in the Los Angeles Junior Philharmonic and Southwest Youth Symphony.

Dr. Taylor holds degrees from Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, University of Michigan, the Dick Grove School of Music, and University of Kentucky. He has been involved in full-time traveling music ministry for more than 30 years, traveling throughout North and South America, Europe, Ukraine, and the Far East. As an arranger and composer, his music has been heard and enjoyed by millions. His collection, Spirituals for Worship, is currently available from Alfred Publishing as part of the Sacred Performer Series.