Image of the stage with performers and conductor from the 2016 All-Festival Concert

Concert Series

The Madison Early Music Festival (MEMF) Concert Series includes four individual concerts featuring MEMF guest ensembles, a Participant Concert showcasing small ensembles that have been coached throughout the week by MEMF faculty, and the culminating All-Festival Concert presented by participants, faculty, and guest artists.

Evening concerts are preceded by a 6:30 pm lecture. All concerts and lectures take place in or near the UW–Madison Mosse Humanities Building (455 N. Park Street).

Ticket information

Tickets to individual concerts are $22 for general admission and $12 for students. The Festival Concert Pass costs $90 and includes admission to all 5 evening concerts. Tickets for the MEMF 2019 Concert Series are on sale now.

Note: All MEMF Concert Series concerts and lectures are free for participants in the MEMF Workshop. There is a $4 transaction fee per ticket when purchasing online or by phone.

Performances at the 2019 Festival

Dark Horse Consort

Wanderlust | Saturday, July 6

Dark Horse Consort group photo

Alchymy Viols

American at Versailles | Sunday, July 7

Alchymy Viols group portrait


The Hunchback of Notre Dame | Tuesday, July 9

HESPERUS group photo


Faith and Madness | Friday, July 12

Calmus group portrait

All-Festival Concert

Musical Postcards from the Grand Tour | Saturday, July 13