Workshop schedule

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.

Saturday, July 12, 2014

12noon-2pm Registration
2-3pm Welcome, orientation, & week preview lecture
3:15-5pm All-Festival rehearsal
6:30pm Pre-concert lecture
7:30pm Opening concert & welcome reception

Sunday, July 13-Thursday, July 17*

8:30-9:30am Technique classes
9:45-10:45am Technique classes
11am-12noon Lecture series; beginning classes
12noon-1:30pm Lunch break
1:30-3pm Small ensembles
3:15-5pm All-Festival rehearsal
5:15-6pm Informal historical dance*
6:30pm Pre-concert lecture (Sunday**, Tuesday**, Thursday*)
7:30pm Concert (Sunday, Tuesday, Thursday*)

Friday, July 18

8:30-9:15am Technique classes
9:30-10:15am Technique classes
10:30-11:30am Small ensembles – concert preparation
11:30am-1pm Lunch break
1-3pm Participant Concert
3:30-5:15pm All-Festival rehearsal
6:30pm Pre-concert lecture
7:30pm Concert

Saturday, July 19

9am-12noon All-Festival Concert dress rehearsal
12noon-1:30pm Lunch break
1:30-4:30pm Private lessons & coaching (scheduled directly with instructors)
2pm Informal concert: Loud Band Intensive and L’Orfeo Opera Scenes*
6:30pm Pre-concert lecture***
7:30pm All-Festival Concert & closing celebration


* See “Lectures & Special Events”
** Pre-concert lecture is repeated and enhanced for participants during the 11am session
*** Pre-concert lecture is 'pre'-peated 7/12 at 2:30pm