Select the early music events listings for:

For additional early music workshops and retreats not listed here, visit Early Music America.

Madison Early Music Festival


The Madison Early Music Festival brings world-renowned ensembles and artist/teachers together for a week of workshop classes and a multi-concert series.  There are opportunities for everyone, from those who simply enjoy listening to concerts and lectures, to early music scholars.  Performance opportunities are available for amateurs through professionals.  All listeners, singers, players, and dancers are welcome. 
MEMF 2015 is titled "Slavic Discoveries: Early Music from Eastern Europe", and runs July 11-18, 2015.
Location:  University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 608-263-2790; e-mail Sarah Marty, smarty @ dcs.wisc.edu; visit this site.
More also here.

Whitewater Early Music Festival

 
Whitewater Early Music Festival 2004 - Young Recorder PlayerWhitewater Early Music Festival 2004 - Young Recorder Player
The Early Music Festival at Whitewater is a weekend workshop held the first full weekend in June.  Activities include:  classes for all levels of recorder from beginning to advanced, reeds and wind band instruments, viola da gamba, voice; vendor exhibits; informal late-night playing sessions; festival-ending concert; and much more.
The 2015 Whitewater Festival will be held June 5-7, 2015.
For brochures, visit this site.
Read a rave review of Whitewater EMF 2002 here.
Photos of Whitewater EMF here, here, here, here, here.
Limited scholarship funding is available.  For scholarship information, contact:  Pam Wiese, 708-860-0451; or e-mail gcaosapam @ gmail.com.
Location:  the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Whitewater, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 708-442-6053; e-mail nchabala @ mymailstation.com (housing/registration), gcaosapam @ gmail.com (mailing/scholarships/facilities), shawm1550 @ gmail.com (faculty); visit this site.

Saturday July 11 thru Saturday July 18, 2015.
Madison Early Music Festival.
Location:  Madison, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 608-263-2790; e-mail Sarah Marty, smarty @ dcs.wisc.edu; visit this site.

Friday July 17 thru Saturday July 18, 2015.
The Haymarket Opera Company presents a Baroque Dance Workshop.
Cost:  $150. Registration deadline: June 20, 2015.
Location:  Chicago, Illinois.
For more info:  e-mail info @ haymarketopera.org; visit this site.