Accomplishments

In addition to local sold out concerts, VOENA has an amazing list of accomplishments:

VOENA invited to perform at the Opening Ceremonies of the Special Olympics.

VOENA performs onstage with

Johnny Clegg.

VOENA opens for and performs onstage with

Rita Coolidge.

VOENA invited to perform at the Opening Ceremonies of the Special Olympics.

VOENA invited to represent the US as Ambassadors to the International Soweto Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa. The children performed with Mara Louw, Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Lebo M.

VOENA Director Annabelle Marie is honored with the Jefferson Award for outstanding contributions to her local community.

VOENA establishes a third chapter in

Sonoma County, California.

VOENA invited by the White House to represent

the US as Ambassadors to the

World Expo in Aichi, Japan.

VOENA establishes a second chapter in

Napa County, California.

VOENA travels to China for the

Year of the Millenium Celebration.

VOENA performs at the Opening Ceremonies for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, Benicia.

VOENA performs at the Opening Ceremonies for the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life, Benicia.

VOENA opens for the MCAA (Mechanical Contractors Assoc. of America) annual conference and performs a song backstage for keynote speaker Condoleezza Rice

VOENA performs at Bass Hall in Fort Worth Texas with the Texas Girls Choir.

VOENA performs at the National Christmas Pageant of Peace Opening Ceremonies in Washington DC.  The choir performs for President and First Lady George W. Bush, and sings onstage with Lonestar, Cece Winans and Brad Oscar.  The choir also performs with Maya Angelou as she debuts her new book Amazing Peace. 

VOENA performs at the

Washington National Cathedral.

VOENA performs at the Department of Education for Margaret Spelling and staff.

VOENA performs for Arnold Schwarzenegger and Maria Shriver at a private event.

VOENA opens for and performs with José Feliciano at the Mondavi Summer Concert by personal invitation from Margrit Biever Mondavi.

VOENA opens for Lilly Tomlin at the

Napa Valley Opera House.

VOENA performs at the National Christmas Pageant of Peace Opening Ceremonies in Washington DC.  The choir performs for President and First Lady George W. Bush, and sings onstage with Shirley Jones and Ricky Skaggs. 

VOENA performs at the Blair House Holiday Reception in Washington DC.  The choir performs for President and First Lady George W. Bush, Chief of Protocol, Ambassador Donald Ensenat, and Deputy Chief of Protocol, Jeffrey Eubank

VOENA performs for the holiday season at the White House in Washington DC.  The choir performs for President and First Lady Clinton. 

VOENA performs for the holiday season at the

White House in Washington DC.  The choir performs for President and First Lady Clinton. 

VOENA performs at Carnegie Hall for the North American Children’s Chorale.

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2012

VOENA opens for

Ladysmith Black Mambazo.

VOENA performs onstage with

Mediaeval Baebes at St. John at Hackney, London.

VOENA performs America at the

San Francisco 49ers Half-Time Show.

VOENA performs on opening day at the London Summer Olympics.

VOENA performs at the

2nd Annual TEDx Napa Valley Conference.

2013

VOENA’s First Alumni Concert held at the Vacaville Opera House

VOENA invited to be an affiliate of the Napa Valley Opera House and the Lincoln Theater in Yountville.

VOENA’S South Africa DVD Chosen for the Sonoma Film Festival

2014

VOENA opens for Dave Koz and Friends at the Warfield, SF and performs with Christopher Cross.

VOENA performs with Pink Martini at the Lincoln Theater in Yountville.

VOENA tours the Amalfi Coast, Italy and opens the Festa Di San Pantaleone in Ravello.

2015

VOENA opens for and performs with Dave Koz and Friends at the Wells Fargo Center in Santa Rosa.

VOENA performs at Yountville’s 

50th Anniversary Celebration.

VOENA joins Christopher Duffley at the Giant Steps Charity Classic.

VOENA kicks off the ceremony for the Special Olympics Torch Relay in Benicia.

VOENA tours Indonesia.