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On October 14, 2007, Viveza held a special concert celebrating the life and artistry of their colleague Mark Koenig at the Langley Community Music School. The concert featured guest artists Lee Duckles and Sal Ferreras, and the launch of Viveza’s new CD: Viveza... in Concert.

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Featured onstage three times accompanying Ballet BC with the music of Astor Piazzolla, Viveza also tours in a special program with orchestra of music by Piazzolla and Villa-Lobos, performances including the CBC Radio Orchestra with Odaline de la Martinez, the Victoria Symphony and Peter McCoppin, and other orchestras. Viveza , with actors Martha Henry, Rod Beatty, and members of Luis Bravo's Forever Tango company, were guest performers in a CBC-TV special Dancing in the Moment, produced by Veronica Tennant and starring Canada's own prima ballerina Karen Kain. This stunning show won Emmy and Gemini awards in 1999! Viveza's fifth CD, Tango Tango, (recently reissued) is a best-seller. Viveza has just recorded a new CD, Viveza in Concert, at Riverside Studio.

Viveza's concert schedule has included a tour in Ontario in which the entire stock of CDs was sold out at the first concert, performances with tango dancer Carlos Loyola and with Ballet BC in a third collaboration in Piazzolla's Zero Hour! Recent performances have included summer concerts at Butchart Gardens, a guest appearance at the Orcas Island Festival, and guest performances in Victoria's Cathedral Festival.

VIVEZA ON TV!
Karen Kain CBC-TV Special

Viveza on TV with Karen Kain Viveza 'puts up its hair' in a Palm Court setting on a CBC-TV Arts Special.

Viveza made a guest appearance in a dazzling television tribute "Karen Kain - Dancing In The Moment" starring Canada's own prima ballerina. Produced by renowned dance artiste Veronica Tennant, this delightful program showcased the fabulous gifts and talents of Karen Kain in settings from classical ballet to tango. This stunning show won 1999 Emmy and Gemini awards!

Featured artists with Viveza included actors Martha Henry and Rod Beatty, dancer Rex Harrington and, from Luis Bravo's Forever Tango, bandoneist Lisandro Adrover and dancer Jorge Torres.Gaspe tour

Viveza on the Road

On tour in the Gaspé area, Summer 1997 at the Festival Acadien.

Viveza's concert tours have taken them from Whitehorse to Palm Springs, from the Gaspé to Korea. In addition to a delightful evening of Palm Court favourites, Viveza performs a dynamic program with symphony orchestra.

 


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