The vocal-instrumental ensemble Zefiro Torna brings to life the cultural heritage from the middle ages, renaissance and baroque in a unique way. The ensemble does not limit itself to a merely historical approach but combines it with other musical traditions, as well as literature, science, philosophy and current art expressions in the field of fine arts, theatre and dance. This results in fascinating pieces of ‘Gesamtkunst’ around a variety of symbolic or allegorical themes.
The internationally renowned music ensemble Zefiro Torna has been known since its establishment in 1996 for its innovative and original concepts. The ensemble works with excellent musicians from all over Europe and brings the musical heritage from medieval to baroque in a unique way to a wide audience. By linking historical performance practice to other music genres, literature, philosophy, science and contemporary visual arts, (figure) theater or dance, Zefiro Torna realizes compelling total concepts around a variety of symbolic and allegorical themes.