An assortment of six Performance Masterclasses by distinguished Festival musicians will be offered throughout the week. BEMF Masterclasses allow students, as well as avocational and professional musicians, to receive a public coaching by some of the top performers in the field today. Auditors are encouraged to attend. Admission is $10 for adults or FREE with a BEMF Pass.
- Rachel Podger, violin
- Aaron Sheehan, voice
- Bruce Dickey, Renaissance and 17th-Century Ornamentation Practices
- Christophe Coin, viola da gamba
Presented in collaboration with the Viola da Gamba Society of America
- Han Tol, recorder
Presented in collaboration with the American Recorder Society
- Ellen Hargis, Paul O’Dette & Stephen Stubbs, 17th-century accompanied solo song
Please refer to the Application Form for specific dates, times, and locations. For more information, please contact Carla Chrisfield, General Manager, at email@example.com or 617-661-1812.
Festival Week Pass ($40) provides you with admission to the Exhibition, the BEMF CD Store, Symposia, Dance Workshops, Performance Masterclasses as auditors, Family Day, and Pre-Opera Talks for the entire week, as well as discounts to select Fringe Concerts. Festival Week Passes may be purchased in advance from the BEMF Box Office; Week Passes and Day Passes ($10) will be available at the BEMF Welcome Center at the Courtyard Marriott Boston Downtown or at any of the above events during the Festival week.