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Free event: The Berlin Salon of Sara Levy

Christina
  • Date: December 14, 2019
  • Time: 2:00pm
  • Location: Richmond Main Public Library, 101 E. Franklin St., Richmond, VA
  • Venue: Gellman Room

Sara Levy was a major cultural trendsetter in Berlin who, over a long life straddling the start of the 19th century, was a powerful influence on both the Bach family and her grandnephew Felix Mendelssohn. Learn more about this extraordinary person – her enlightened culture, her social importance, and her musical world. This concert is presented in conjunction with the Richmond Pubic Library’s Gellman Room Concert Series.

With:
Christina Day Martinson, violin
Johnny Gandelsman, violin
Jason Amos, viola
Mary Boodell, traverso flute
Nina Stern, recorder
James Wilson, cello
Carsten Schmidt, harpsichord