Virginia Bono (Argentina) is a choir conductor and music pedagogue graduated in Santa Fe (Argentina) and in Frankfurt. She founded and currently conducts the Estudio Coral Meridies. She also conducts the Youth Choir AsomArte ofthe Ministry of Education, the Coro Juvenil Femenino and the Coro Infantil Jilgueritos at the Instituto Coral in the city of Santa Fe. She studied with world-renowned conductors as A. Russo, N. Andrenacci,C. Lopez Puccio, E. Ericson, H. Rilling, W. Schäfer, W. Pfaff, F. Bernius, S. Halsey and M. Guinand. She has participated in national and international competitions receiving several prizes and awards as conductor and also with the choirs she has conducted. In 2017 Estudio Coral Meridies has been selected to participate at the 11th World Symposium on Choral Music in Barcelona as the only invited choir from Latin America. She usually participates as an invited conductor in courses, masterclasses and workshops for choral conductors and singers in many countries (Argentina, Cile, Uruguay, Austria, Francia, Germania, Italia, Portogallo and Ungheria) and in very important events as the festivals Europa Cantat and Europa Cantat Junior. She is often asked to participate as jury member in choral competitions (in2018 at the World Choir Games in South Africa) and as lecturer on choralmusic in international festivals (in 2019 at the 23rd edition of Choralies inVaison-la-Romaine, France, and at the International Singing Week Flandersin Ghent, Belgium).