Piano Concerto No.1

Frédéric Chopin

Piano Concerto No.1 in E minor

Op. 11, B. 53

About this work...

Chopin, the son of a French father and a Polish mother, was born the same year as Schumann (one later than Mendelssohn, one before Liszt). Before consumption killed him in his 40th year, he had developed both an elegantly sensual pianism and a keyboard oeuvre without expressive parallel. His twin gods were Bach and Moz... read more