LunART and the Mead Witter School of Music are excited to welcome you to the Musician Health Symposium! This two day event will feature exceptional guest speakers, panelists, and workshops.

 

The symposium will kickoff with a virtual interview featuring three guest speakers sharing their personal experience with injuries. In honor of the National Injury Prevention Day, the interview will be premiered on Thursday, November 18th on the LunART Website, Facebook and YouTube channel. Day two will be presented as a series of in-person events at Hamel Music Center (740 University Ave, Madison, WI 53706) on Sunday, November 21st. Doors open at 11 AM and the event starts at 11:30 AM. This event is non ticketed and open to the public.

 

For the health and safety of our community, we kindly ask you to wear your mask during the event. ​Help us keep live arts events safe, in-person and thriving in Madison!

 

We look forward to seeing you!

Schedule

Thursday, November 18 | 7 pm ct

Virtual kickoff featuring three guest speakers sharing their personal experience with injuries. 

Can't join join us, but don't want to miss out?

No Problem! Visit our Facebook pageYouTube channel or website after the event to view at your leisure.

Sunday, November 21 

Day two will contain two workshops on physical health and a panel discussion on mental health in musicians. This workshop will be open and free to the public but is specifically geared towards music students and faculty to advocate for awareness, understanding, and fair treatment around injuries.

11am: Doors Open

11:30am-12:30pm: Feldenkrais Workshop lead by Prof. Uri Vardi

 

12:30-1pm: Break/Refreshments

 

1-2pm: Mental Health Panel

w/ Prof. Jessica Johnson, Dr. Linda DiRaimondo & Prof. Uri Vardi 

Moderator: Ana Tinder

 

2-2:15pm: Break

2:15-3:45 pm: Yoga for Musicians lead by Nicole Newman

Guest speakers and artists

This event is produced in partnership with:

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