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April 2020

 
Apr 9, 2020

Thomas Georgi builds a violin, Part 7

Welcome back to our #TafelmusikTogether series on Tafelmusik violinist  Thomas Georgi building a violin! Today, he walks us through some of the trials and tribulations of building a fingerboard—and, explains how reparable many parts of the violin are.

Apr 8, 2020

Marco Cera Plays Rameau

In this #TafelmusikTogether video, Tafelmusik oboist Marco Cera, aka @speedy_wax, picks up a few different instruments to treat us to a Rameau piece.

Apr 7, 2020

Meet the Kids of Tafelmusik for #TafelmusikTogether

In this video for #TafelmusikTogether, meet a few of our orchestra's extremely talented kids! Tafelmusik oboist Marco Cera's daughters, Marie and Vittoria, and Tafelmusik violinist Patricia Ahern's daughter, Liliana, treat us to a Bergamasca by Salomone Rossi.

Apr 6, 2020

Geneviève and Lucas Play for #TafelmusikTogether

In this video, our violinist Geneviève Gilardeau, and her partner and lutist Lucas Harris, play a beautiful duet. Geneviève included a message about what they are playing: read it below!

“I’m reaching out to share some music that warms my heart.

Apr 5, 2020

Suba Sankaran & Trichy Sankaran in The Indigo Project, excerpt

Hard to believe a month has already passed since we premiered The Indigo Project. Whether you missed (or just miss!) this concert, here's an excerpt featuring world/fusion vocalist Suba Sankaran and her father, world-renowned master percussionist Trichy Sankaran.

 

Apr 4, 2020

Thomas Georgi builds a violin, Part 6

As we continue to stay home, violinist Thomas Georgi continues making progress on his home-made violin. We think we all can relate with this violin—aren't we all yearning for the beach and sun? #TafelmusikTogether

Apr 2, 2020

Confinement chamber music with Keiran Campbell

In this video for #TafelmusikTogether, our cellist Keiran Campbell and his partner Chloe Fedor play Nicola Matteis’ Ciaccona. 

Apr 2, 2020

Thomas Georgi builds a violin, Part 5

In today's #TafelmusikTogether update, violinist Thomas Georgi shares the progress of the violin he is building at home. Have questions for Tom? Email your questions to info@tafelmusik.org.

Apr 1, 2020

From La Scala to the Tafelmusik Stage: A chat with Elisa Citterio

Today for #TafelmusikTogether, enjoy this chat with our Music Director Elisa Citterio! She talks about her early career, how she came to Tafelmusik, and music's abilities to spark happiness and joy.