Breaking Baroque Blog


November 2020

Nov 23, 2020

Passions of the Soul: Curator's Notes

An introduction to Passions of the Soul by Music Director Elisa Citterio

Elisa Citterio. Photo by Daniel Banko, Banko Media

Nov 11, 2020

In Memory of Anne-Marie Applin

Anne-Marie Applin (centre) with her daughters at Tafelmusik's 2016 Gala event
Anne-Marie Applin (centre) with her daugthers, Stephanie (left) and Kate (right).

By Carol Kehoe, Executive Director

Tafelmusik lost a wonderful and gifted friend.

With great sadness, we said goodbye to Board Director Anne-Marie Applin on November 3, after a sudden and quick illness.

Nov 11, 2020

Re-Tuned: Q&A with Geneviève Gilardeau

Violinist Geneviève Gilardeau performing in Jeanne Lamon Hall
Violinist Geneviève Gilardeau

Tafelmusik violinist Geneviève Gilardeau talks alternate tunings and shares insight as the program curator ahead of our upcoming chamber concert, Close Encounters: Re-Tuned.

Nov 10, 2020

Re-Tuned: Curator's Notes

An introduction to Close Encounters: Re-Tuned by program curator and violinist, Geneviève Gilardeau

Meeting on the lea rig

“lea rig (Scottish): a grassy ridge or piece of land: a ridge left unplowed in a cultivated field” (Merriam-Webster)