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EMA Battle of the Early Bands

  • The Musical Offering Cafe - Bistro 2430 Bancroft Way Berkeley, CA, 94704 United States (map)

During this spirited and entertaining event, groups of outstanding emerging early music ensembles from around the country compete in various non-traditional categories (fastest song, slowest song, best cover, etc.). This event is organized and produced by EMA’s Youth Advisory Board. Come enjoy food, drink, and cheer on your favorite early band! Entry to this event is FREE and open to the public.

Each audience member will have the opportunity to purchase $5 voting chips, which will be awarded to their favorite early band at the end of the competition. The ensemble with the most votes will be awarded the grand prize.

Earlier Event: June 5
Berkeley Festival & Exhibition
Later Event: July 10
Studio Grand with RDL+