MEMF Participant Concert

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.

Accompanying The Hunchback

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.

Accompanying The Hunchback

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.

High Culture and Low Inns

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

High Culture and Low Inns

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.