From Saturday, July 11 – Saturday, July 18, we invite you to connect with MEMF through the power of video. Each day, we will share performance clips by internationally renowned early music musicians or virtual lectures.
All programming will Premiere on Facebook, but you do not need a Facebook account to tune in. Keep an eye out for special messages from our board members and directors as well. Please join us on Facebook (@MadisonEarly) this summer!
Saturday, July 11 | 7:00 p.m. CDT
featuring the Orlando Consort
Sunday, July 12 | 7:00 p.m. CDT
featuring Piffaro, the Renaissance Band
Monday, July 13 | 12:00 p.m. CDT
featuring a lecture by J. Michael Allsen
“The Valois Dukes of Burgundy and Burgundian Music”
Tuesday, July 14 | 7:00 p.m. CDT
Wednesday, July 15 | 12:00 p.m. CDT
featuring a lecture by William Hudson
“Damn the da capo! Stylistic considerations for performing and ornamenting Baroque song”
Thursday, July 16 | 12:00 p.m. CDT
featuring a lecture by Peggy Murray
“Sources for basse dance at the Burgundian Court”
Friday, July 17 | 7:00 p.m. CDT
featuring Nota Bene viol consort
Download the program (PDF).
Saturday, July 18 | 7:00 p.m. CDT
featuring an All-Festival Sing-Along
To watch performance and highlights videos from previous Festivals, please visit memf.wisc.edu/about/videos.
#MEMF2020 T-Shirt Challenge
Throughout the week, post a photo of yourself in your favorite Madison Early Music Festival t-shirt on the MEMF Facebook Page wall using the hashtag #MEMF2020!
Enjoy these MEMF retrospective playlists on Spotify, created by Co-Artistic Director Paul Rowe.