Artist Training


Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute


Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute


June 10-23, 2018

The Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute (TBSI) is a world-renowned training program for advanced students, pre-professional, and professional musicians in instrumental and vocal baroque performance practice, led by some of the world's finest musicians in the field. This comprehensive training program includes:

  • masterclasses in solo repertoire
  • orchestra and choir rehearsals
  • chamber ensembles
  • opera scene study for singers
  • private lessons
  • lectures and workshops
  • classes in baroque dance
  • concerts by both participants and faculty

The Institute is held at the Faculty of Music, University of Toronto. Please visit the pages listed in the box to the right for full details of the program.

The application deadline is March 1, 2018. If you are an experience period player, please consider applying next season.

Institute Location:

Faculty of Music, University of Toronto
80 Queen's Park
Toronto, Canada

Charlotte Nediger, Artistic Coordinator
Caitlin Cross, Administrative Coordinator

For further information, please contact Tafelmusik at (416) 964-9562 or

Support and Acknowledgements

Tafelmusik would like to thank the following people and organizations for their valued artistic partnership, their vision for young artists in Canada, and their commitment to artistic excellence.


Hal Jackman Foundation  
J. Douglas Bodley  
Margaret & John Catto  
Joan & Ian Guenther  
Ms. Anna L. Guthrie  
Lynn & James Haight  
Gordon & Pamela Henderson  
Pauline Hill  Margaret Mackay  
Spirit Graphics  
Chris & Debbie Stephenson  
John R. & Maire Percy  
Jane T. Witherspoon & Brian Stewart  
Patricia O’Malley & Ron Hikel  
Andrea Walker  
Joyce & Alec Monro  
Michael Disney  
Paulette Popp  
Faculty of Music at the University of Toronto