Tafelmusik Orchestra

Tafelmusik Orchestra

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BBC Music Magazine Tafelmusik has maintained one of the highest profiles among period instrument ensembles for over 20 years, and the vitality and finesse of playing (…) justifies an elevated position in the current league table.

Biography

Tafelmusik, Canada’s orchestra on period instruments, was founded in 1979. Since the arrival of its Music Director and concertmaster Jeanne Lamon in 1981, Tafelmusik has achieved international recognition for its concerts and recordings. The ensemble has eighteen core members and is expanded as the need arises. All members of the orchestra are specialists in historical performance practice and perform on original instruments or modern replicas faithful in design and construction to the originals.Tafelmusik’s success has taken it around the world, with regular tours across North America, Europe, and Asia. Tafelmusik presents an annual 50-concert season at Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre, a historic church in downtown Toronto. Tafelmusik has released over 60 CDs and has been awarded numerous international recording prizes, including five Junos.Tafelmusik is committed to developing the next generation of performers through the Tafelmusik Baroque Summer Institute, which offers advanced students, pre-professional, and professional musicians an in-depth course of study of baroque instrumental and vocal repertoire and performance practice.

Discography

No specific period
Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 40 & 41
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Bruno Weil Jeanne Lamon
AN 2 9834 [Release : September 19, 2006]
Period : Baroque
The Baroque Adventure : The Quest for Arundo Donax
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Jeanne Lamon
AN 2 9832-3 [Release : November 1, 2005]
Period : Baroque
Concerti virtuosi
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Jeanne Lamon John Abberger
AN 2 9815 [Release : September 20, 2005]
Period : Classicism
Beethoven : Symphonies Nos. 5 & 6
Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Bruno Weil
AN 2 9831 [Release : March 15, 2005]
Period : Baroque
Italian Oratorios
Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra Matthew White
AN 2 9813 [Release : February 24, 2004]
Period : Baroque
Baroque Delights
Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
AN 2 9760 [Release : December 8, 2003]
Period : Baroque
Salve Regina, Stabat Mater, Concerti per Archi
Jeanne Lamon Marie-Nicole Lemieux Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
FL 2 3171 [Release : September 23, 2003]
Period : Baroque
Orchestral Suites
Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
FL 2 3134 [Release : January 28, 2003]
Period : Baroque
A Baroque Feast
Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
AN 2 9811 [Release : April 9, 2002]
Period : Baroque
Coffee Cantata; Peasant Cantata
Nils Brown Jeanne Lamon Suzie LeBlanc
FL 2 3136 [Release : September 12, 2000] Orchestral Suites: Alster; Burlesque de Don Quixotte; La Bourse
Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
FL 2 3138 [Release : October 5, 1999]
Period : Baroque
Arias and Dances, Excerpts from Agrippina and Alcina
Karina Gauvin Jeanne Lamon Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra
FL 2 3137 [Release : April 30, 1999]