Piano Concerto No.2

Felix Mendelssohn

Piano Concerto No.2 in D minor

Op. 40

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Felix Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40 (1837), was premiered by the composer, to much acclaim, at the 1837 Birmingham Festival. In comparison with the Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 (1830-1831), the Second Concerto is somewhat subdued, lacking the irrepressible verve and impatience of the ... read more