Community Partners, Curriculum - Fine Arts, Events, Governance/Board Decision Making, History - Madison Schools, School Climate, Student Support John DeMain’s Remarks at the 2008 Memorial / West Strings Festival March 30, 2008 Jim Zellmer 2 Comments Madison Symphony Orchestra Conductor John DeMain made a few remarks at Saturday’s Memorial / West area Strings Festival. Watch the video. Much more about John DeMain. Incoming Madison Superintendent Dan Nerad’s remarks. Event photos and video.