Tallinn Music Week

27 Mar – 2 Apr 2017

TMW is one of Europe’s leading city festivals with a carefully crafted line-up of various art forms for a curious mind

Chamber Choir Sireen to release a debut album ’Terra Incognita’ with a special performance on 18th September

Estonian Chamber Choir Sireen, who gained international attention after the bold cross-genre collaboration with highly influential UK post punk band The Membranes, releases their first album ’Terra Incognita’ that includes two tracks featuring Estonian electronic music group Algorütmid. The choir is presenting their debut album in Tallinn on Sept 18th. The album contains 19 tracks, […] Read more…
14th September 2016

NOЁP to perform at Finnish FLOW Festival this Saturday

Estonian electro pop act NOЁP, whose latest single Golden has been featured on several Spotify playlists, most notably on Daily Beats, is confirmed as the first ever Estonian live act to perform at Helsinki’s celebrated city culture festival Flow this Saturday 13 August. Golden is a soothing summer track with laid back beats that reel you in with his husky voice. It will surely […] Read more…
10th August 2016

President Toomas Hendrik Ilves will hold a record signing session in TMW summer house at Positivus Festival on Sunday 17 July

The anthology album “Teenage Wasteland – Favourites 1963-1978” compiled by President of Estonia Toomas Hendrik Ilves was released on vinyl in the beginning of July. The vinyl compilation will be available in Tallinn Music Week (TMW) summer house at Positivus Festival in Salacgriva, Latvia from 15th to 17th July. President Ilves will also hold a […] Read more…
14th July 2016

Maria Faust has been awarded with the prestigious Danish culture prize

Denmark-based Estonian saxophone player and composer Maria Faust has been awarded with the prestigious Danish culture prize the Niels Matthiasens Mindelegat on 25th April. The award has been named after Niels Matthiasen, the long-term minister of culture of Denmark who served from 1971 to 1973 and from 1975 to 1980. The award has been previously […] Read more…
28th April 2016


Mon–Sun, 27th March – 2nd April

A handpicked selection of Tallinn’s best restaurants and eateries for foodies, with carefully-crafted chef’s menus and special offers to festival guests.

TMW Tastes includes a record number of favourite eateries. In addition to the renowned Nordic cuisine and restaurants with focus on local Estonian produce many exotic cuisines have joined the festival.

The festival’s popular hotspot TMW pop-up restaurant will once again open its doors in the Design and Architecture Gallery.

TMW Tastes 2016 restaurants:
August, Bollywood, Fabrik, Fellin, Gloria, Gotsu, Kaerajaan, Klaus, Kolm Sibulat, Kuldmokk, Leib, Manna La Roosa, MEKK, Mimosa, Monaco, Moon, Noa, NOP, Ribe, Riis, Salt, Tokumaru, Tuljak, Umami, Vegan Restoran V, Von Krahli AED, Wabadus.

TMW pop-up restaurant was run by Chef de Cuisine Margo Paluoja from a cosy and bohemian café-restaurant Fellin from Viljandi, South Estonia.
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“As the hubbub around ‘New Nordic’ cuisine continues to percolate, food and drink culture in Estonia—an essentially Nordic country that shares rich maritime resources with Scandinavia—has remained largely overlooked. That is, until now.”

– Nils Bernstein, Punch

Good music and good food make a great match. So we hand-picked the town’s best restaurants and cafés that offer special chef’s menus during the festival. Festival-pass owners enjoy discounts. TMW also has its very own pop-up restaurant that features a programme of music-related talks and live-sets.