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Jun 18, 2019

Tafelmusik 2019/20 campaign showcases the work of contemporary artists

By Sarah Baumann, Marketing Director

In keeping with our 2019/20 Season theme of “old meets new” we are thrilled to share the work of some of Canada’s and the world’s most exciting contemporary artists as part of our season campaign.

These stunning images were chosen to complement both the season theme and the theme of each individual concert. Here is a bit about the featured artists, along with links to their websites if you’d like to learn more.

May 3, 2019

Tafelmusik at 40: 2009 – 2019

As we continue to celebrate 40 years of Tafelmusik, we look back at this incredible journey through timelines in select house programs. As the 40th anniversary comes to an end, we look back on our most recent (but not last!) decade, 2009 to 2019.
 
2009/10
Tafelmusik Orchestra is invited by Kent Nagano to be orchestra-in-residence at the inaugural Reate Festival in Rieti, Italy
 
Mar 20, 2019

The Indigo Project: Alison Mackay’s new concert explores the vast implications of a powerful blue dye

The Indigo Project, created by Alison Mackay. Concert image, Feet of Blue, by Tim McLaughlin, MAIWA.
Feet of Blue, by Tim McLaughlin, MAIWA

By Alison Mackay, program creator

Jan 29, 2019

An act of healing - Tafelmusik's Tales of Two Cities, with narrator Alon Nashman

This was originally published on May 20, 2016.

Guest blog post by Ieva Lucs

To connect the inconceivable struggle and heartbreak of the Syrian refugee crisis with something as mundane as a cup of coffee may seem like an impossible task. Tafelmusik, Canada’s award-winning baroque orchestra, however, find themselves drawing that bizarre parallel in their new show opening in Toronto on Thursday.

Jan 16, 2019

Remembering Neil Crory

By Ivars Taurins

"Neil Crory?” the general populous may ask “… who was he?”

Neil Crory

To those of us who had the good fortune to work with him, he was the master weaver who helped create the rich cultural fabric of Canada and the CBC.

Nov 21, 2018

A Tafelmusik Christmas Market

By Sarah Baumann, Marketing Director
 
This week, as part of our holiday-themed concert Sound the Trumpet!, we'll be transforming the Trinity-St. Paul's Centre gymnasium into a Christmas market for our patrons at intermission. 
 
Jul 30, 2018

Renovation excitement at Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre

By Mara Brown, Senior Operations Manager

There is renovation excitement at Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre this summer – the east basement downstairs washrooms are being revitalized!

Jun 23, 2018

Get to know TBSI soprano Emily Yocum Black

Emily Yocum Black

Soprano Emily Yocum Black joins us at TBSI this season from Paducah, Kentucky. TBSI, the Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute, is an intense two week course that includes masterclasses, orchestra and choir rehearsals, chamber ensembles, private lessons, dance classes, opera scene study, and an array of lectures and workshops.