A violin can change the world

A research on teaching methods for “a violin can change the world”

Our team is delighted to welcome Charles Garnier, a violinist, violin teacher and assistant in the education department at the Geneva University of Music. In 2018 Charles will work with Clément Dumortier, Project Director for our A violin can change the world program, to conduct a study that will identify…...Read more

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March 17: a day for Persan parents and children at Royaumont Abbey

  Under a cultural partnership between our A violin can change the world program and the Fondation Royaumont, the young violinists from Persan and their parents were invited to historic Royaumont Abbey for a day of music and discovery. The first item on their busy schedule was a children’s tour…...Read more

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Violin project launched in France!

On Friday, 29 September, we held a celebration at Paul Eluard elementary school in Persan (just north of Paris) to kick off the newest phase of our project. The participating four- and five-year-olds and their parents gathered at 17.00, and the children were formally presented with their violins.   For…...Read more

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Work session in Lausanne

On last Tuesday morning (September 12th, 2017), the Foundation (with its President – Hélène Vareille – and its Director – Clément Dumortier) met with the Verbier Festival, represented by Stephen McHolm (Director fo the Academy and Special Projects), and the schools of Martigny, represented by Patrice Moret (Director), for a work…...Read more

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A nice day for the families from Valais in Verbier

Last July 29th, the Verbier Festival welcomed the children (and their parents) of the violin project from Martigny! The schedule of the day was very busy. A lot of activities around the theme of the “storm”… They played, they drew, they moved, the almost danced and, of course, they listened to…...Read more

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