The life of the Foundation

Val-d’Oise Academic Director visits Persan school

Guylène Mouquet-Burtin, the French Education Ministry’s Academic Director (DASEN) for Val-d’Oise, visited Paul Eluard school in Persan on March 12. After attending preschool violin classes…

Bonne année 2021 ! Ein glückliches Neues Jahr! Happy New Year!

All of us at the Vareille Foundation wish you an excellent 2021!

Gonesse ceremony welcomes new town into violin project

On October 13 we held another presentation ceremony—this time marking the official launch of A violin can change the world in Gonesse, where six local…

Violins presented in Sarcelles

On Friday, October 2, and Saturday, October 3, we held two more presentation ceremonies in the town of Sarcelles, where 15 new schools joined our…

Curtain up! Violins presented to students in Garges

In a ceremony on Wednesday, September 23, students at Victor Hugo school proudly represented the ten schools in Garges-lès-Gonesse that joined A violin can change…

Val d’Oise education center hosts training for new team members

In September, the Vareille Foundation and the French Education Ministry held trainings for new A violin can change the world team members at the Val…

School year 2020-21: Making music on a whole new scale

We are delighted to announce that A violin can change the world will scale up dramatically in September 2020, as we launch the project in…

Concerts de fin d’année … virtuels, suite !

Comme dans les autres écoles, la restitution de fin d’année a dû être annulée à l’école Émilie de Morsier de Vernier. Anne Malherbet et Charles…

2020, the show must go on – virtually

After weeks of distance learning, the Swiss and French children in our project were happy to rejoin their teachers and violin instructors before the summer…