“Vorhang auf für Emmy Rubensohn! Musikmäzenin aus Leipzig”
Gewandhaus zu Leipzig, Mendelssohn Foyer, Leipzig, Germany

2021-12-22T06:58:04-05:00November 10th, 2021|, |Comments Off on “Vorhang auf für Emmy Rubensohn! Musikmäzenin aus Leipzig”
Gewandhaus zu Leipzig, Mendelssohn Foyer, Leipzig, Germany

“Curtain Up for Emmy Rubensohn! Music Patron from Leipzig” Music patron, concert manager, salonière and letter writer - this is roughly how you could describe Emmy Rubensohn's profile. An exhibition that can be seen between November 10 and December 19, 2021 in the Mendelssohn Foyer of the Gewandhaus Leipzig - at a location that Emmy Rubensohn is connected with in a special way. On the one hand, she was born in Leipzig in 1884 as the daughter of the Jewish entrepreneurial family Frank, who owned a textile factory there. On the other hand, even as a young girl she was a passionate concert-goer who was particularly attracted to the Gewandhaus concerts. In any case, she was busy collecting autographs [...]