Laurian Taler was born in 1940
Brașov, Romania, where he studied and later
also taught at the
"Andrei Saguna" National Collegiate and where he started to play in
first as a drummer, then as a saxophone and clarinet player.
studied Biology at the University "Al.I.Cuza" in Iasi, where he also
played in folk and pop bands and occasionally at different commercial
collaborated as a freelance reporter at various newspapers and
magazines (Astra, Rom�nia Literară, Drum Nou, Flacăra Iașului) with
1964 and 1975 he
taught Biology and English in Feldioara and Brașov, then
Rome, Italy, he worked as technical secretary and industrial
in the penicillin industry, before settling
Toronto, Canada in 1978, where he worked in medical biochemistry, then
to teaching English, French, Biology, Computer Studies.
He took courses at University of Toronto, York University, George Brown
retirement from teaching, Laurian Taler focused on
produces his own songs, lyrics, cds, videos and graphics.
2007 he wrote the book, songs and lyrics of an environmental musical
for students titled "ONE EARTH".
has written the novel L.A.U.G.H. (LOST AMONG UTTERLY GORGEOUS HUMANS),
the volume of poetry SAGACITY, three collections of lyrics for his
songs ( ALMOST ESSENTIALS, ON A BLADE OF GRASS, UNDER THE BLUE SKY ), a
trilingual volume of verses ( SO MANY WORDS )
three books in Romanian ( the novel MEMORY DE ZEU, the volumes of
poetry AM ALES and LUMINEAZĂ UNIVERSURI ).
is working on finishing the novels CORDOBA MIRACLES and
ICE, DICE, MICE AND VICE.
is married since his student years with Minodora, with whom he has two
daughters, Xenia and Laura, both successful in the field of arts.