India plays classical guitar and also sings standards and hits at weddings, receptions, and other events. Her selection of wedding favorites is unlimited, including hits from many musical styles. She performs publicly in the Austin area and teaches private voice lessons to choir students at several local public schools and for people of all ages in her home.
For her custom songwriting clients, she has written for a variety of occasions since 2001 – weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, memorial services, humorous toasts, and more -- based on each customer’s unique story. A list of references is available on request.
After completing 4 years of classical music study and receiving a degree in Vocal Music (1987, Lake Charles, Louisiana), India Taylor went on to study 2 years of contemporary voice in order that she could perform other styles well, including pop, jazz, country, rock, and R&B. People who have heard her work remember her professional quality 3-octave range as well as her warm, friendly personality.
Other achievements in music include winning various songwriting awards and releasing 2 original music CDs: a bluesy album called “Mosaic” in 1999, and a spiritual CD, “Celebrate Your Well Being” in 2009. Both can be heard at India’s original artist site, www.indiataylor.com.
India Taylor can help you put together the right music for your special occasion. She has the ability, the experience and the imagination to make your event extraordinary!
Note: For a more complete song list, email India or see/hear her cover music web site, www.austinsingerguitarist.com. Special requests are taken in advance.
PARTIAL SONG LIST FOR PERFORMANCES:
Ave Maria – J.S. Bach / C. Gounod
Ave Maria (with vocal) – F. Schubert
Bridal Chorus – R. Wagner
Canon in D – J. Pachelbel
Ode to Joy – L. V. Beethoven
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring – J. S. Bach
The Lord’s Prayer – A. Malotte
Trumpet Tune – H. Purcell
Trumpet Voluntary – J. Clarke
At Last – Etta James
Fly Me to the Moon – Frank Sinatra
Have I Told You Lately – Rod Stewart
I Only Have Eyes for You – Dubin & Warren
Unforgettable – Natalie & Nat King Cole
What a Wonderful World – various artists
When I Fall in Love – various artists
Pop, Rock, Country, & Other:
All I Ask of You – from Phantom of the Opera
Always and Forever – Luther Vandross
Bless the Broken Road – Rascal Flatts
Breathe – Faith Hill
Can’t Help Falling in Love – Elvis Presley
Don’t Want to Miss a Thing - Aerosmith
Everything – Michael Buble
From this Moment On – Shania Twain
I Cross My Heart – George Strait
Let’s Stay Together – Al Greene
Lucky – Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
More than Words - Extreme
Somewhere Over the Rainbow – Judy Garland
Stand By Me – Ben E. King
Take My Breath Away – Jessica Simpson
Waltz Across Texas – Ernest Tubb
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
You Raise Me Up – Josh Groban
Your Song – Elton John