Community Outreach Recitals

Community Outreach Recitals (formerly Young Artist Recitals) provide students of all levels and abilities who are studying with a MAME teacher the opportunity to perform in a friendly public setting. The intention is to offer quality music programming in various settings to create connections with the greater Madison community. Though organized and structured, it will…

Performers PlayTogether

Performers PlayTogether is an ensemble event for students to learn duets and ensemble repertoire in a setting with a conductor and multiple instruments onstage at one time. PPT was last held in October 2019 at Mitby Theatre, Madison College. Over 100 performers entertained an audience of over 350 people. This event may evolve in a…

Honors Festival

Adjudicator: Dr. Peggy Otwell, Professor of Music, UW-Milwaukee Audition and Recital Location: Christ Presbyterian Church—944 E Gorham St The MAME Honors Festival is an opportunity for students to do a live, in-person audition to be recorded for possible inclusion in the Honors Festival Online Recital. These plans are subject to change due to the pandemic.…

Adult Music Socials

Adult Music Socials are informal gatherings for adult students of MAME teachers. Students are invited to perform and socialize. These informal events help musicians at all levels to become more comfortable sharing their music with others. Pieces may be memorized or played with music. Adult students who would like to first learn more about the…

Programs & Masterclasses

MAME offers events for continuing education. These are open to the public, so please invite your friends, students, and colleagues! Programs are followed by a half-hour business meeting (included in the 90-minute time slot) for those who choose to stay on; masterclasses are preceded by a 20-minute business meeting. Saturday, September 18, 2021, 3:00-4:30 PM…

Performers Supporting Performers

Performers Supporting Performers welcomes all MAME teachers and provides  opportunities to exercise piano performance skills in informal home settings and a MAME General Meeting. We meet monthly, usually in members’ homes. This year we will also offer an online way to join with us through Zoom, so that all members can be accommodated. We will…

Music Composition Festival

MAME welcomes renowned composer Melody Bober for its 2021 Composition Festival. In the morning, Melody will discuss the importance of teaching composition, how to teach composition, and her own journey in composing and publishing her music. In the afternoon, winners of the Composition Festival will perform their compositions. This event is generously sponsored by Heid…