Frédéric Chopin – The Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor Op. 11
The Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, is a piano concerto written by Frédéric Chopin in 1830, when he was twenty years old. It was first performed on 11 October of that year, at the Teatr Narodowy, the National Theatre, in Warsaw, Poland, with the composer as soloist, during one of his “farewell” concerts before leaving Poland.
This performance is from the Israel Philarmonic Orchestra 75th anniversary gala concert which took place in Tel Aviv, 24 December 2011. Conductor: Zubin Mehta. Pianoforte: Evgeny Kissin.