Gary Graffman

February 1993
U.S. News & World Report;2/15/93, Vol. 114 Issue 6, p30
Reports that Gary Graffman, 64, a renowned concert pianist, returned to the keyboard last week, performing the world premiere of the first major piano concerto for the left hand in 50 years, composed by colleague Ned Rorem. Details of his 30-year career; How his partially disabled right hand plays a supporting role.


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