Magnificent Maxwell Affair


Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion requests your presence as we celebrate the Mansion and get a rare peek inside the fabulous home of Mark and Jeanette Turnbull. 

Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion is pleased to present John Silva Pianist and Composer!

Saturday, September 16, 2017, 4:30 pm to 7:30 pm

 Click the play button to hear Waltz Op. 64 No.3 recorded by John Silva

Features of the Magnificent Maxwell Mansion include:

Splendid hors d’oeuvres, champagne, and great conversation

Tours of select rooms of the Turnbull residence

Pianist and composer John Silva performing 19th century selections as well as his original scores.

As a performer, John Silva desires to convey the warmth and beautify of the piano. His affection for tonal colours is apparent in his playing style and in his own compositions – his music is enchanting, taking listeners to another place. He is a fellow of the Royal Schools of Music and received the Master of Music degree in performance as a scholarship student at the Trinity College of Music in London, UK.

Saturday, September 16, 2017 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. 

Reservations are required. 

Basic ticket is available

or call (215) 438-1861 for more ticketing options.

Profits from the Magnificent Maxwell Affair help to forward the Mission of Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion, Philadelphia’s only authentically restored Victorian house museum.

The Mission of Ebenezer Maxwell Mansion is to showcase Victorian era Philadelphia through the architecture, grounds/gardens, and collections; and to educate, entertain and inspire the public through onsite educational programming, tours, theatre productions, literature and lectures.

 Click the play button to hear Waltz Op. 64 No.3 recorded by John Silva