1 in E minor, Op. 11, is a piano concerto written by Frédéric Chopin in 1830, when he was only twenty years old. The concerto is scored for solo piano, pairs of flutes, oboes, clarinets, and bassoons, 4 horns, la ci darem la mano sheet music pdf trumpets, tenor trombone, timpani and strings. A typical performance lasts about 40 minutes.
The piano concerto is dedicated to Friedrich Kalkbrenner. Here you doubtless observe my tendency to do wrong against my will. As something has involuntarily crept into my head through my eyes, I love to indulge it, even though it may be all wrong.
Larghetto from Chopin’s Second Piano Concerto. Opinions of the concerto differ.