Experience a fanfare-filled evening featuring Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture played by the National Symphony Orchestra, with its climactic volley of cannon fire and ringing chimes, as well as a performance of Rachmaninoff’s thrilling Second Piano Concerto by piano prodigy Benjamin Grosvenor.
Event begins at 8:15PM
Presented by: Wolf Trap Foundation
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