Free event: The Berlin Salon of Sara Levy

  • 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.

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