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Celebrating the fusion of cultures – a world of music for viola

July 17- 21, 2024

Arte - Alfredo Volpi.jpg

Composição 1976 - Alfredo Volpi. Têmpera sobre tela

49th Congress of the
International Viola Society


ABRAV, the Brazilian Viola Society, is very happy and honored to host the 49th IVS Congress in 2024! It will be the first time that this important event will take place in South America, hosted at Unicamp, Campinas/SP.

Check out the Congress thematic axes 

New additions to the viola repertoire

 Forgotten, lesser-known music and underrepresented composers

Music from Brazil and Latin America

New strategies in viola

Violist's health issues

Use of the viola in popular
music and improvisation

Historical performance on the viola

Image by Joel Wyncott

Important dates

Submission of proposals

07/31/2023 to 11/10/2023

Announcement of the selected proposals

by December 15, 2023

Registration: active/passive participants

begins March 1, 2024

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