Persan

Moving year-end concert in Persan

On Saturday, June 23, children at the Paul Eluard elementary school in Persan presented a world premier to an audience of parents and partners in our A violin can change the world project. On the program: Ants in My Violin, an original fairy tale by Persan music teacher Delphine Ferchat,…...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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90 violins now being made!

Last week we confirmed our order for 90 violins, in sizes 1/10, 1/8 and 1/4, since our future violinists are still very small. We expect delivery in mid-August. Most of our violins will be made in Romania, but we ordered some of them from an instrument maker in Toulouse, who…...Read more

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