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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…...

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Zurich program ends the year on a high note

On Thursday, June 22, the children in our A violin can change the world project in Zurich—all students at Hardau Elementary School—took the stage in a year-end performance at the Volkshaus concert hall, singing and playing their violins for an audience of 400. The show also featured a very special…...

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Martigny schools hold year-end concert

At 18.00 on Friday, June 9, our young violinists from the Martigny schools took the stage to perform a year-end concert for their parents and siblings.  It was an opportunity for the audience to see how much progress they had made during the year—and it gave the children the chance…...

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London Music Masters come to Zurich

Robert Adediran   On May 18 the Vareille Foundation welcomed two senior representatives from the London Music Masters (LMM) program to Zurich. LMM Executive Director Robert Adediran (pictured above) and Learning Director Roz DeVile came to visit classes taught as part of our A violin can change the world project and…...

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Martigny hosts visitors from France

Violin teacher, Martigny On April 10-11, the Foundation welcomed a delegation of French educators and administrators who came to visit the Martigny schools—and above all to immerse themselves in the daily life of our A violin can change the world program. Launched in Martigny and Zurich in September 2015, the…...

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