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Marilyn Banner has generously donated her 6x6" encaustic painting "Little Sunset" to Musica Viva to be raffled as a fundraiser. Thirty-six $10 numbered tickets will be offered. Email us to purchase tickets.  

Little Sunset


"Music is not separate from life." Harold Zabrack




Saturday November 8, 2014 at 8 pm:

Flower Avenue house concert.

Joseph Scheer, violin, Carl Banner, piano.

Beethoven Sonata #8 in G major, Op. 30#3 ("Champagne Sonata);

Brahms Sonata #2 in A, Op. 100 ("Song Sonata").

[This event is now sold out. For obstructed view seating or last minute cancellations call 301-891-6844]


Saturday December 13, 2014 at 8 pm:

Flower Avenue house concert.

Sonya Hayes, violin, Carl Banner, piano.

Sonata #5 for piano and violin in F major, Op. 24 ("The Spring") by Ludwig van Beethoven

Sonata #1 (1914) by Frederick Delius.

Admission is $15. To purchase tickets, click on the "Buy Now" button below, or send check to

WMV, 7502 Flower Ave, Takoma Park MD 20912.



We're on YouTube! Here is the first movement of Smetana's piano trio No. 1.