VOLTA is a group of eight ore nine young
musicians aged 10 to 18 formed at the School of
Music in Reinach ( Basel-Country, Switzerland ).
They play and sing a most varied repertoire ranging
from dances and songs of 16th, 17th and 18th
centuries to the internatio- folkmusic and todays
Since its creation in 1984, LA VOLTA has built a
strong reputation in Switzerland as well as abroad,
particularly in Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the
Netherlands, Danmark, Luxemburg, Austria, the Czech
Republik, Poland, Hungary, Russia and Canada where
it has enchanted the reviewers as much as the
audiences.The group has played in famous halls like
the Konzerthaus in Vienna and Salzburg, the Hamburg
Musikhalle and the Konzerthaus Budapest etc.
LA VOLTA has often been invited to several music
festivals and specially guitar-festivals: Mikulov
(Czech Republic), Esztergom (Hungary), Tychy
(Poland) «Forum Gitarre» in Vienna,
Bachgesellschaft Salzburg, Guitarfestival Berlin,
«Welt der Gitarre» Leverkusen,
Several CDs as well as many radio- and television
recordings have helpt the ensemble to be recognised
by large audiences.