The Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor, Op. 15, is a work for piano and orchestra completed by Johannes Brahms in The composer gave the work's public debut in Hanover, the following year. It was his first-performed orchestral work, and (in its third performance) his first orchestral work performed to audience approval.
Brahms piano concerto No. 1 is the most profound work among all his works, full of youthful strength, painful struggles, passion, righteousness, endurance, understanding, and, above all, peace and love. Rubinstein/Reiner ‘s performance is simply the greatest, no doubt about it. I have three SACD of this Living Stereo version/5(17).
Brahms - Piano Concerto No.1 in D minor Brahms composed his first piano concerto in , and premiered the work in Hannover the following year. Although nowadays Brahms is often remembered for his full-blooded, large-scale works, at the time of writing his Piano Concerto No.1 in , he was a very different composer.