On the 23rd of November 2018, the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole hosted the presentation of the new Violanet project, the European network for viola da gamba, whose partners, in addition to the Scuola di Musica di Fiesole, include the Universität Mozarteum Salzburg,Conservatoire national supérieur de musique et de danse de Paris, Hochschule für Musik Franz Liszt di Weimar,Koninklijk Conservatorium Den Haag, Pražské Barokní Centrum and the Conservatorio Superior de Música de Vigo.

The conference was attended by representatives from each of the conservatories involved, the Vice President of the Regione Toscana, Monica Barni, as well as noted media outlets such as the Corriere Fiorentino, La Repubblica and Novaradio, which dedicated articles to Violanet.