Welcome

Villanella is a brand new choir in Hamilton. The choir, founded and directed by Stéphane Potvin, is for singers who are interested in performing classical music (from Gregorian chant to living composer’s music) at a high level of performance. It is for those people...

What is a villanella

In music, a villanella (plural villanelle — not to be confused with the French poetic form villanelle) is a form of light Italian secular vocal music which originated in Italy just before the middle of the 16th century. It first appeared in Naples, and influenced the...