University of Wisconsin–Madison
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Registration for the 2018 Madison Early Music Festival (MEMF) will open in spring 2018. Please check back for updated registration information.

  • Workshop Registration Fees – Workshop registration for the Madison Early Music Festival is $575 for the week. Full-time college students (18 years and older) may register for the workshop at a discounted registration fee of $475. An early bird discount of $25 is applied for all who register before June 1, 2018.
  • Work Study Opportunities – MEMF Participants are welcome to apply for a workshop participant staff position during the Festival.  If your application is approved, you may receive a partial tuition waiver, which includes access to all classes and an All-Festival Concert Pass admitting you to all MEMF concerts. Applications for Work-Study opportunities at MEMF 2018 will open in February 2018.
  • Class Descriptions – MEMF 2018 class descriptions will be available online in spring 2018. Once registered, you will receive a link to descriptions and a Class Preference Form as soon as they are available.
  • Housing – After you’ve registered, you can sign up for housing through the University of Wisconsin–Madison Housing website (available in spring 2018). Campus housing is available in Ogg Hall, a newly renovated dormitory facility one block from the workshop site. Single rooms are approximately $65 per person per night, and double rooms are approximately $45 per person per night (includes breakfast).