Musical Journeys with Stephen Kleiman
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Felix and Fanny: A Saga of the Mendelssohn Family’s Music, Loves, Brilliance and Conflicts. Music lecturer Stephen Kleiman In the Mendelssohn family, the female Fanny was deemed the more talented musician. Yet, who among us has heard anything of Fanny or her music? Both studied with Zelter who in 1816 wrote to Goethe suggesting that the daughter could offer something of Sebastian Bach.