In the historical setting of the belfry, specialized instrument builders present themselves to the international MAfestival audience. Builders also get the opportunity to organise showcases and lectures for professional and amateur musicians. In 2015, the expo focuses on the harpsichord.
During MAfestival you can discover young early music ensembles, selected by MAfestival and Festival Oude Muziek Utrecht to present themselves to an enthusiast audience. Find the selection and planning online now!
The International Competitions Musica Antiqua have an excellent reputation worldwide and have been important stepping stones in the international careers of numerous Baroque soloists. The competition is aimed at young, highly educated performers who specialize in the historically informed performance practice. In 2015 the focus is on harspsichord. More than 70 young musicians participate in the preselections. You can find the planning for the preselections online now.