VIOLANET, a three-year project supported by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union, is a network of viola da gamba professors and students from universities and institutes of higher musical education that promotes the exchange of teaching methods and research. The project is promoted by the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole (Italy) and involves the Koninklijk Conservatorium in The Hague (Netherlands), the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Lyon (France), the Mozarteum in Salzburg (Austria), the Conservatoire Supérieur de Musique de Vigo (Spain) and the Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt in Weimar (Germany).
Main activities of VIOLANET are:

Read more on the outlines of VIOLANET.

European Union Youth Viol Consort

European Youth Viol Consort. Vigo 2019

Antonio de Cabezón Diferencias sobre el canto de madama le demanda

European Youth Viol Consort. Vigo 2019

Diego Ortiz, Un giorno felice

European Youth Viol Consort Concert Presentation

Henry Purcell Ascolta la mia preghiera, Oh Signore Z.15

Henry Purcell Fantazia in C minor Z.738

Violanet meetings

Den Haag 2021

Vigo 2019

Violanet laboratories

Vigo. Teaching to teach

A project by Sara Ruiz and the Viola da gamba class of CSMVigo. It trains viol students in pedagogy and offers free musical lessons to children in order to create an academy of young violists in Vigo.

Den Haag “Composing for viola da gamba”

Koninklijk Conservatorium Den Haag: Class of composition coached by Trevor Grahl; Class of viola da gamba coached by Mieneke van der Velden

Lyon “Searching how to sing words on a viol”

Live performance of the Violanet laboratory “Searching how to sing words on a viol”, held on December 3th 2019 at the Musée des Tissus (Lyon)

Salzburg “TIC TAC with the bow in the air”

A historical and practical tutor for Viola da Gamba bow technique by the Viola da Gamba Class of Mozarteum University Salzburg and Prof. dr. Vittorio Ghielmi Supported by the Violanet European Project