Daniel Taylor Honored: Appointed Officer of the Order of Canada
The office of the Governor General of Canada announced today that Daniel Taylor, countertenor, conductor, recording artist, and Professor of Opera, Early Music and Voice, has been appointed as an Officer of the Order of Canada. One of the Canada’s highest civilian honours, the Order recognizes outstanding citizens for distinguished service in their fields and extraordinary contributions to the country, whose service shapes society, whose innovations ignite imaginations and whose compassion unites communities. In recognizing his achievements, the Office of the Governor General of Canada calls Daniel Taylor “one of our country’s most celebrated cultural ambassadors, distinguishing himself with moving performances and known for his warmth and humour.” For more information, read the full press release.