Young British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor is making his National Symphony Orchestra debut at Wolf Trap on Friday evening, playing the Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 2. He spoke with Classical WETA’s Marilyn Cooley about playing alone and with others, and about his new album that includes Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.
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