Monte Taylor (b. 1991) has been featured as a composer on Florida Electro-Acoustic Student Festival (2015)and Kansas City Art Institute's Art Sounds concert series (2011, 2014) and as a performer on teleconcerts for International Workshop Struer (2013), and the Stanford University Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics (2014). Monte holds a B.M. in Composition from UMKC,and is working on a M.M. in Composition at the University of Miami Frost School of Music.