Piano Concerto No.1

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Piano Concerto No.1 in Bb minor

Op. 23, TH55

About this work...

Although Tchaikovsky was already an accomplished composer (having already produced his first two symphonies, a string quartet, and two notable tone poems, all of these successful and enduring works), he still sought the approval of mentors such as Balakirev and Nicolas Rubinstein. On Christmas Eve 1874 he played the co... read more