Founded 45 years ago on the pillars of passion, learning, and artistic excellence, Tafelmusik brings a fresh perspective to historically informed performance. Played on period instruments and grounded in scholarship, 17th– to 19th– century instrumental and choral music shares the stage with exciting multimedia programs, bold new commissions, and intriguing cross-cultural collaborations.
From dynamic live performances at Jeanne Lamon Hall in Toronto’s historic Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre and stunning Koerner Hall, to international tours, award-winning recordings, and inspiring education programs, Tafelmusik is a musical powerhouse with a reputation for thrilling and delighting audiences.
In the Community
As engaged citizens of the city of Toronto, and Canada, we want to learn more about the role that music plays in people’s lives. Community events are designed with local partners to connect with audiences, encourage curiosity and feedback, and support wellbeing.Learn more
Tafelmusik’s catalogue of award-winning recordings have garnered nine JUNOs and numerous other recording prizes.Learn more
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Tafelmusik maintains a rigorous schedule of prestigious touring engagements, spending an average of seven to twelve weeks per year on tour.Learn more