Two participants play early music instruments during a workshop at MEMF 2015

Workshop Schedule

Please note: This page contains information on the 2019 Madison Early Music Festival (MEMF). Details on MEMF 2020 will be shared as they become available.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

12:00 – 2:00 pm Participant & Faculty Check-In
1:00 – 1:30 pm Faculty Meeting
2:00 – 3:00 pm Participant Orientation and week preview lecture
3:15 – 5:00 pm All-Festival Rehearsal
6:30 pm Pre-Concert Lecture
7:30 pm Opening Concert and Welcome Reception

Sunday, July 7 – Thursday, July 11, 2019

9:00 – 10:00 am Technique Classes
10:15 – 11:15 am Technique Classes
11:30 am – 12:15 pm Beginning Classes, Dance for All
12:15 pm – 1:30pm Lunch break
1:30 – 3:00 pm Small Ensembles
3:15 – 5:00 pm All-Festival Rehearsal
5:00 – 6:00 pm All-Festival Soloist Auditions (Monday)
6:30 pm Pre-Concert Lecture (Sunday, Tuesday)
7:30 pm Concert (Sunday, Tuesday)
Dance Event (Thursday)

Friday, July 12, 2019

9:00 – 10:00 am Advanced Voice Intensive
10:00 – 11:00 am Advanced Loud Band Dress Rehearsal
10:00- 11:00 am Early Afternoon classes (in regular classrooms)
*Baroque Chamber Ensemble Class will meet in Mills Hall
11:30am – 1:00 pm Lunch break
1:00 – 3:00 pm Participant Concert
3:15 – 5:00 pm All-Festival Rehearsal
6:30 pm Pre-Concert Lecture
7:30 pm Concert

Saturday, July 13, 2019

10:00 am – 12:00 pm All-Festival Concert Dress Rehearsal
2:00 – 3:30 pm Advanced Loud Band & Advanced Voice Intensive Concert
6:30 pm Pre-Concert Lecture
7:30 pm All-Festival Concert & Closing Celebration