Pont Saint Martin, Aosta Valley
VOIXlà is a students choir from Middle School of Carlo Viola in Pont Saint Martin – Aosta Valley in Italy and was founded in 2008. The students are aged 11 to 16 years .
The main purposes of the choir are collaboration, solidarity, socialisation, active citizenry through a young choral nature that is spontaneous and « on move » and engages at the same time voice and body. The chorale workshops are essentially organised around social, historical and territorial themes.
From the artisitic point of view, the VOIXlà group is hosting the local events, works closely with the associations, organises meetings, prepares contests and participations in the concerts. In total, there are more than 100 of events organised in Italy and abroad.
The repertoire of the group is very varied : italian and foreign folklore, sacred chants, pop, jazz and others…
The choirmaster is Monica Viola, and Marinella Viola plays piano and takes care of the musical adaptation of the chants.
2011 Project Rain Falling Up under the direction of Brian Irvin, Aosta, Italy
Workshops and performances with the Americal group « Chanticleer », Aosta, Italy
2014 First-prize winner in the National Contest , Omegna, Italy
2015 First-prize winner for the choreography and movements of the stage in the National Contest « Il Garda in Coro » , Malcesine sur Garda
Floralies Vocales Régionales, notification project for the 70th anniversary of the Liberation, Aosta, Italy
2016 First-prize winner in the National Contest, Bergamo
International Festival of the Choral Art in Sassari, Italy
Emancipation and voting rights for women project selected for the official scholar year beginning ; exhibition for the President, Mr Sergio Mattarella, Bergamo, Italy
2017 Absolute first-prize winner at the National Contest, Omegna
Special award for the pop repertoire at the National Contest, Veruno, Italy
Absolute first-prize winner, – two bends Gold, – two bends Silver, – Absolute first-prize winner for the theatrical expression at the International Contest of Lloret de Mar.
Participation in the concert at the Cathedral of Barcelona for the victims of Rambla in Barcelona
2018 Premier prix avec une vidéo au Concours National de Bergamo
First-prize winner at the National Choral Contest in Lainate, Italy
First-prize winner for the value of the school excellence at the National Contest in Pesaro, Italy
International Summer Choral Festival, concerts in Prague, Czech Republic