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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, 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.