Madison Early Music Festival workshop participants perform in ensembles that have been coached by faculty artists throughout the week of the Festival. This event is free and open to the public. No pre-concert lecture.
The Calmus vocal ensemble from Leipzig presents a master class working with MEMF Advanced Voice Intensive student ensembles.
Tour of the Chazen Museum paintings that illustrate the Grand Tour, given by Maria Saffiotti Dale, Curator of Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts, Chazen Museum of Art.
This lecture provides some background on the making of the The Hunchback of Notre Dame, as well as a glimpse of how HESPERUS has chosen and assembled a score of French medieval music to accompany the movie.
The 1923 silent film The Hunchback of Notre Dame features Lon Chaney in one of his most moving and impressive performances. This lecture provides some background on the making of the film, as well as a glimpse of how HESPERUS has chosen and assembled a score of French medieval music to accompany the movie. Lecture by Tina Chancey.
Come celebrate Christmas in July! Free admission, donations accepted at the door. Fringe concert by Schola Cantorum of Eau Claire.
Mills Music Library and Special Collections exhibit for the MEMF 2019 theme, The Grand Tour.
A look at seventeenth and eighteenth-century performance works that brought the wider world to local audiences through the interaction of narrative, dance, music, costume and décor.
Travelers on their grand tour record many magnificent sights and sounds, but it is the hazards and the serendipities of the road that set accounts apart from one another. Lecture by Sarah Iovan
Travelers on their grand tour record many magnificent sights and sounds, and so many accounts pull from literary models provided by romances—tales of love and adventure—to frame their stories and the music that accompany them.