Every now and then a group of musicians comes along and changes the way we think about music. For over four decades, Tafelmusik has been synonymous worldwide with dynamic, engaging, and soulful performances informed by scholarship, passion, and artistic excellence.

Performed on instruments and in styles appropriate to the era, 17th- to 19th-century instrumental and choral music share the stage with exciting multimedia programs, bold new commissions, and intriguing cross-cultural collaborations. From a vibrant home season in Toronto, to international tours, award-winning recordings, and inspiring education programs, Tafelmusik is a musical powerhouse with a reputation for thrilling and delighting audiences.

Artistic Leadership

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Brandon Chui

Artistic Co-Director

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Dominic Teresi

Artistic Co-Director

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Cristina Zacharias

Artistic Co-Director

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Ivars Taurins

Choir Director

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The kind of committed, passionate musicmaking that guarantees a concert that people remember for a long time, regardless of genre.

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Learn more about Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra

Meet the orchestra
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Learn more about the Tafelmusik Chamber Choir

Meet the chamber choir


Tafelmusik’s catalogue of award-winning recordings have garnered nine JUNOs and numerous other recording prizes.

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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.

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