Quartet Concert Feb 13th

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Courtly Love February 13, 2016 at Bethany Lutheran at 7:30 p.m. The language and ideas of courtly love permeated the culture of the 12th and 13th centuries, and they are nowhere more present than in the lyric verse and music of the time. The musical achievements of Machaut in France and Landini in Italy at the […]

Q&A with Eric Mentzel


1. What makes the Medieval Women’s Choir such a unique ensemble?  The MWC is a unique organization. It is a non-professional, community-based choir numbering nearly 50 women who sing medieval music out of passion and love for the music and the history that goes with it. Almost everywhere, medieval music performance is the preserve of small […]

Founding Artistic Director


In Memoriam Margriet Tindemans (1951-2014) It is with a heavy heart that the Medieval Women’s Choir shares the sad news of Founding Artistic Director Margriet Tindemans’s passing on December 30, 2014. A long-time leader in Seattle’s early music scene, Margriet not only led the Medieval Women’s Choir for 25 years, she performed, recorded, and taught […]