Aug 3, 2020

Tafelmusik Plays Bach, Telemann, Handel & Vivaldi

We have a long history performing and recording the music of these iconic Baroque composers. We invite you to soundtrack your day, week, or weekend with their incredible music, and enjoy our Spotify playlists.

Mar 31, 2020

Patricia Ahern and Family Play Telemann for #TafelmusikTogether

More sweet family content for today’s #TafelmusikTogether! In this video, our violinist Patricia Ahern and her daughter treat us to a Telemann canonic duo.

Mar 26, 2020

Violist Brandon Chui, his viola and Telemann

For #TafelmusikTogether, our violist Brandon Chui shares the origin story of his viola, and plays us a snippet of a Telemann concerto.

 

Mar 24, 2020

Violinist Cristina Zacharias plays Telemann

For #TafelmusikTogether, Tafelmusik violinist Cristina Zacharias plays Dolce, from Telemann’s Fantasia no. 7 for solo violin.

Jan 15, 2018

Behind the Musik: Safe Haven

PROGRAM NOTES by Alison Mackay

Safe Haven is an exploration in music, words, and images of the influence of refugee populations on the culture of their adopted countries. From the beginning of human history, war, persecution, poverty, and climate crises have caused people to abandon their homes and seek asylum beyond their borders. The British poet Warsan Shire, who was born of Somali parents in Kenya, has captured the anguish of making the decision to leave one’s own country in her poem called Home: