Brian Taylor is a pianist, conductor, composer, and writer in New York City.
As a conductor on Broadway, he has led performances of Cats (2016 revival), An American in Paris, Cinderella, Evita (with Ricky Martin), and Mary Poppins. He played piano in various capacities for those productions, as well as Aladdin, Les Misérables, On the Twentieth Century, On the Town, Newsies, A Little Night Music, LoveMusik, The Drowsy Chaperone, and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
Brian played rehearsal piano for New York City Center's 2016 gala reading of Sunday in the Park with George (with Jake Gyllenhaal), and prior to that, for Encores' Paint Your Wagon (with Keith Carradine) and Lady Be Good! (with Tommy Tune). He apprenticed as an opera coach at Florida Grand Opera, where he played for many productions including Tosca with Deborah Voigt.
He has music directed and provided arrangements for numerous concerts benefiting such organizations as St. Jude's Hospital and Cherry Grove Community House, at venues such as the Lucille Lortel, York Theatre, New World Stages, and (le) Poisson Rouge.