General Information

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For further questions, please contact memf@arts.wisc.edu.

Location - The Madison Early Music Festival takes place at the UW-Madison Mead Witter School of Music, with performances in Mills Concert Hall in the Mosse Humanities Building at 455 N. Park Street.

Transportation - Madison is served by the Dane County Regional Airport and most major airlines. By car, Madison is approximately 70 minutes from Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport and 2-1/2 hours from the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. Badger Bus provides service from the Milwaukee airport and Van Galder/Coach USA provides service from Chicago. Both buses stop on the UW- Madison campus.

Workshop Registration Fees - Registration is now open. Early-bird registration fee for the eight-day workshop (including all concerts and social events) is $550 ($575 after June 15, 2017). Full-time college students (18 years and older) may register for the workshop at a discounted registration fee of $250. 

Housing - Once you've registered, you can sign up for housing through the University of Wisconsin-Madison Housing website. Campus housing is available in Ogg Hall, a newly renovated dormitory facility one block from the workshop site. Single rooms are approximately $60 per person per night and double rooms are approximately $40 per person per night (includes breakfast). Reservations are now open and are due by June 15, 2017.

Parking - A campus parking permit ($12/day) may be purchased after you register for the workshop. Information will be sent out after your registration has been received.

Accommodations: If you have a disability and desire accommodations, please advise us in advance. Requests are confidential. This program is offered by UW-Madison's McBurney Disability Resource Center.

Work-Study Opportunities - MEMF offers a limited number of work-study opportunities for college students in exchange for a further-reduced registration fee. Thank you for your interest, but the application window for Work-Study opportunities at MEMF 2017 has now closed.