Thank you to everyone who joined us for our 15th year celebration. We are already looking forward to next year.

MEMF 2015 will run July 11 through July 18. Our theme is Slavic Discoveries: Early Music from Eastern Europe.

New information will become available in the spring of 2015. In the meantime we leave all 2014 information here for your reference.

Agenda at a glance

Saturday, July 6, 2013

9:30-11:30 am Registration
11:30 am-12:30 pm Welcome, orientation & week-preview
12:30-1:45 pm Lunch
1:45-3 pm Ensemble classes
3:15-5 pm All-Festival rehearsal
6:30 pm Pre-concert lecture
7:30 pm Opening concert & reception

Sunday, July 7-Wednesday, July 10

8:30-9:45 am Early-morning classes (techniques, topics, etc.)
10-11:15 am Mid-morning classes (techniques, topics, etc.)
11:30 am-12:30 pm Late-morning classes (lecture series, beginning classes, dance for all)
12:30-1:45 pm Lunch break
1:45-3 pm Ensemble classes
3:15-5:15 pm All-Festival rehearsal
6:30 pm Pre-concert lectures (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday)
7-8:30 pm (Monday only) Handel Aria Competition
7-9 pm (Wednesday only)

Masked Ball

7:30 pm Concerts (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday)

Thursday, July 11

8:30-9:30 am Early-morning classes (techniques, topics, etc.)
9:45-10:45 am Mid-morning classes (techniques, topics, etc.)
11 am-noon Late-morning classes (lecture series, beginning classes, dance for all)
1-3 pm Participant Concert
3:15-5:15 pm All-Festival rehearsal
6:30 pm Pre-concert lecture
7:30 pm Concert

Friday, July 12

9 am-noon All-Festival rehearsal
Afternoon Free time, practice, private lessons, coaching sessions
6:45 pm Call for All-Festival Concert
7:30 pm All-Festival Concert and closing celebration