Fanny Who?

(In Fanny Mendelssohn’s time) …it was illegal for women to do literally anything but get married and have children. But… at the time of her death in 1847 at the age of 41, she had composed 500 pieces. Fanny Mendelssohn, forgotten prodigy.

(Courtesy Fran Hoepfner/https://theawl.com)