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Please join us for a very special AVS Greenroom featuring Dimitri Murrath and guest host Nokuthula Ngwenyama! The conversation is sure to be electric when these two Primrose Competition winners...

Please join us in the AVS Greenroom as we welcome international soloist and pedagogue Tatjana Masurenko, currently on faculty at the Colburn School. Sunday, March 26, 2023 1:00pm Eastern Time Live via Zoom Each...

On March 1, 2023, American Viola Society members in good standing will receive an important email from the AVS with a link to an electronic ballot for President-Elect and four...

New music for violin/viola duo Violinist Erik Rohde and AVS member violist Jacob Tews, who perform together as the duo sonic apricity, released their debut album on December 9 on Parma...

Applications are now open (through March 15, 2023) to join the AVS Youth Advisory Council (YAC). The YAC is open to students and young professionals between ages 18-26 as of...

Since its founding in 1972, the AVS has emphasized viola research as a core principle.  In 1999, the AVS founded the David Dalton Research Competition (DDRC) in honor of noted...

The AVS Scores Committee has been busy preparing and adding new works to our AVS Scores resources! Please visit the Scores pages (under "Resources") to find compositions for solo viola, viola...

The AVS is happy to announce the deserving student recipients of AVS Viola Bank instruments and bows for the 2022-2023 school year: Bryant Alcorn Katie Baird Teddy Froelich Adrian Jackson Emma Kincaid Santiago Paez Niloofar Sohi Ana Tovo Nayyirah...

The American Viola Society announces our 2024 Recording Project, the second installment from our new AVS Recording Label.  The AVS recording label serves as a vehicle for members to present and...