James Taylor 'Playing Guitar'—Carnegie Hall, 8 of 9
Acclaimed as one of the premier musicians of our time, James Taylor is joined at Carnegie Hall on May 6—for the third of his Perspectives series—by Dobro and lap-steel player Jerry Douglas, guitarist Michael Landau, and host Adam Gopnik for a night of conversation and performance devoted to popular music's instrument of choice.
Here, Taylor describes his journey from young cellist to guitarist.
Perspectives: James Taylor
April 12 James Taylor at Carnegie Hall: A Gala Celebrating 120 Years of Carnegie Hall
April 20 James Taylor: Roots
May 6 James Taylor: Guitar Conversations
May 9 Quintessential James Taylor and his Band