Matthew C. Wiencke is an editor, writer, pianist, and organist. He served as pianist for the Bel Canto Chamber Singers from 2004 to 2011. He also served as music director and pianist for Wild Swan Theatre from 1995 to 2005; productions include Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, and I'll Be Loving You Always at the Boothbay Playhouse. At Williamstown Theatre Festival he was pianist and music director, as well as assistant to Blythe Danner. He studied piano with A. DeWayne Wee, voice with Anton Armstrong, and music theory with Charles Forsberg at St. Olaf College; and piano with David Volkhausen (Julliard faculty), and John Koch. He has also studied music counterpoint and composition with Jon Appleton, and voice and conducting with Melinda O'Neal, at Dartmouth College. He has played regularly for Thetford Academy's chorus concerts and musicals since 1999, and has served as pianist for Northern Stage, North Country Community Theater, pianist with the Moonlighters swing band, and is organist and cantor at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Fairlee, Vt. In addition to music, he is associate editor of Dartmouth Medicine magazine.