The Women's Antique Vocal Ensemble (WAVE) was founded in 1999 and consists of women who are dedicated
to promoting and performing music of the medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque periods. From its inception
WAVE's mission has been to perform in as authentic and skilled a manner as possible, while always striving
to communicate the heart and soul of this incredibly rich musical heritage. WAVE has performed concerts
in the greater San Francisco Bay area as well as public service concerts and outreach programs for those
in need such as hospital, senior citizens, AIDS research, the inmates at Santa Rita Jail, and concerts to benefit
the restoration of California missions. Members of WAVE give of their talent to support individuals
and communities as well as engender an appreciation of early music through their performances.