Tafelmusik At Home: Sonata

Wed June 24, 2020 at 7pm EST Online Buy Now

Welcome to Tafelmusik at Home, our new online concert series. If you can’t come to us, we will bring the concert experience to you! Hosted by Tafelmusik musicians from their homes, each program lasts about an hour and combines works that may be new to your ears with music you know and love. Be sure to stay until the end for live Q&A sessions with featured musicians. Join us for this new way to experience the beauty of Tafelmusik. 

Tafelmusik at Home: Sonata
Wed June 24, 2020 at 7pm EST

Intensely beautiful and universal, Bach’s music represents the artform at its purest, and is performed here by Cristina Zacharias on solo violin and Allen Whear on solo cello. The series concludes with the brilliant artistry of violinist and Music Director Elisa Citterio. 

Cristina Zacharias, violin
Elisa Citterio, violin

Allen Whear, cello


Cristina Zacharias, violin

  • Bach Partita in E Major: Preludio – Bourrée – Gigue
  • Michael Oesterle Stand still (2011): 1st movement

Allen Whear, cello

  • Bach Suite in C Minor: Prelude – Sarabande – Gigue

Elisa Citterio, violin

  • Roman Assaggio à violino solo
  • Tartini Sonata a violino solo in A Major


This concert is Choose-What-You-Pay: tickets are available for $5, $10, or $20. Choose-What-You-Pay allows you to pay what you feel the value of the concert is. When determining your admission price, consider how many in your household will be enjoying this concert with you. Thank you for your support and we can’t wait for you to join us.

Once you have purchased a ticket, you will receive a confirmation email which contains a link to watch. The concert will be streamed live on Wednesday June 24, 2020 at 7pm EST, at this link. 


What better way to complement your Tafelmusik at Home weekly concert than with a pint or four of delicious gelato from local artisans Death in Venice, delivered to your door!

Like baroque music, gelato making is a centuries-old artform that blends creative ingenuity with authenticity, skill, and craftsmanship. Try Death in Venice’s new baroque-inspired Rhubarb and Licorice gelato or select from their menu of 30 unique flavours.

The full value of gelato purchases will be sent to Death in Venice to cover production and delivery of the gelato.

Price: $11/pint
Minimum order: 4 pints
Choose your flavours here

Geographic boundaries for deliveries:
NORTH: Eglinton Ave
SOUTH: Lakeshore Blvd
EAST: Victoria Park Ave
WEST: Keele St

Order deadline: Thursdays at 4pm

You will be able to add on gelato once you have clicked Buy Now and placed your concert tickets in the cart.

Deliveries are made on Friday or Saturday each week between 3-6pm. So orders by 4pm May 28 will receive gelato in time for the June 3 concert, orders by 4pm June 4 will receive gelato in time for the June 10 concert, etc. You will receive a text 20 minutes before the delivery is made — please ensure you are home to receive as hot weather will cause gelato to melt.


If you are having difficulty accessing your ticket, or the concert, please review this how-to guide, or contact our box office at 1-833-964-6337 or tickets@tafelmusik.org.