Listen to Dinner Jazz with John Devenish for your chance to win tickets to see Tafelmusik on Sunday February 2nd at the Flato Markham Theatre. When you hear your cue to call, dial the prize line at 1-877-879-5400.
Every now and then a group of musicians comes along and changes the way we think about music. Tafelmusik has done just that. Music for feasting. It is a name that, for almost four decades, has been synonymous worldwide with dynamic, engaging, and soulful performances.
Whether on tour or at home in Trinity-St-Paul’s Centre, an historic church in the Annex neighbourhood of Toronto, at its heart Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra and Chamber Choir is a family of collaborative musicians. Steeped in the historical traditions of the baroque and classical eras, together they form one of the world’s leading period ensembles.
Tafelmusik is Canada’s most toured orchestra, having performed in over 350 cities in 32 countries, and its international reputation is without question.
ABOUT THE PERFORMANCE
Safe Haven, a multimedia creation by Alison Mackay (The Galileo Project, Tales of Two Cities) is a concert of masterworks portraying the influence of migration on the cultural life of Europe and present-day Canada. The movement of refugees across 18th-century Europe enriched both the economy and the culture of major cities. Safe Haven explores the influence of refugees on some of the most beloved of baroque composers and celebrates the cross-pollination of art made possible by a welcoming society