Here is our Viola Calendar! Find here viola-related birthdays, events, premières. Find out when famous composers, famous viola players or violin players who have something to do with the viola were born and other interesting information.
This is a fun way to discover many events and unexpected people in music who have links with the viola and unearth many pages of this website. So it's an occasion for us to rejoyce and celebrate the mellow viola!
Find the date you want to know about, click on each person or event link to read
more then go to a detailed page about them where you can also find a video and listen to it.
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THEN, ALWAYS CHECK YOUR SPAM FOLDER
AS THE CALENDAR MAY END UP THERE!
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Jesu, joy of man's desiring
Michael Turner’s waltz (2 versions)
The greenwood tree
The south wind
Ye banks and braes
Skye boat song
My love is like a red, red rose
The road to Lisdoonvarna
Danny Boy (Londonderry Air)
"As the greatest expert and judge of harmony,
he liked best to play the viola,
with appropriate loudness and softness"
C.P.E. Bach about his father J.S. Bach