Washington pianist Lambert Orkis has been recital collaborator with world-renowned violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter since 1988. On November 13, Washington Performing Arts Society brings them to the Kennedy Center for the final stop in their intercontinental Brahms tour to play all three of the violin and piano sonatas. Classical WETA’s Marilyn Cooley spoke with Lambert about his long association with Ms. Mutter.
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