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Guest Speaker at Spelman College
I visited Spelman and Morehouse students this past year across all arts disciplines to discuss opera and new works by contemporary creators of African decent.
LECTURER at cal state university san marcos
Malesha Taylor wants to help instill confidence in her Cal State San Marcos students to pursue a career in music if that’s their dream.
“A lot of people think you can’t have a musical career, that it’s just a hobby,” said Taylor, who joined CSUSM’s music department as a lecturer in January. “I want students to feel like they can look into jobs and opportunities in the music field.” (Click header for Link to Article)
“I, Too, Sing America”
Malesha Taylor, soprano and Richard Thompson, composer/pianist/professor pictured here during the post-talk of their recital premiere at Dizzys Jazz in San Diego, CA. This recital and talk feature Richard’s art songs which are set to the poetry of Langston Hughes. See events page for the next booking of this event.
San Diego Opera Education Performance
Malesha Taylor and Richard Thompson perform, “I, Too, Sing America” for students in City Heights.
Masterclass and Lecture
Malesha speaks to Voice and Music Industry students at California State Polytechnical University of Pomona.
Williamsburg Collegiate Middle School Choir
Malesha directed and choreographed for this middle school choir in Brooklyn, New York.