Madison Early Music Festival


Madison Early Music Festival 2016
Shakespeare 400: An Elizabethan Celebration
July 9 - 16, 2016

The University of Wisconsin-Madison Arts Institute announces the 17th annual Madison Early Music Festival, Shakespeare 400: An Elizabethan Celebration, from July 9-16, 2016, commemorating the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare and celebrating the glorious 45-year reign of Queen Elizabeth I.

MEMF 2016 celebrates the musical legacy of these two titans in a full week of Elizabethan history and culture through concerts, lectures, films, classes and dances with some of the world's finest artists. Featured concert artists include New York Polyphony, The Newberry Consort, The Baltimore Consort and “Sonnets 400” with Grant and Priscilla Herreid.


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