Piano Concerto no. 2 in Bb, Op. 83

The Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-flat major, Op. 83 by Johannes Brahms is a composition for solo piano with orchestral accompaniment. It is separated by a gap of 22 years from the composer's first piano concerto. Brahms began work on the piece in 1878 and completed it in 1881 while in Pressbaum near Vienna. It is dedicated to his teacher, Eduard Marxsen. The premiere of the concerto was given in Budapest on November 9, 1881, with Brahms as soloist, and was an immediate success. He then proceeded to perform the ... more

This piece contains the following parts:

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University of Chicago Orc. - 1 - Allegro non troppo
University of Chicago Orc. - 2 - Allegro appassionato
University of Chicago Orc. - 3 - Andante
University of Chicago Orc. - 4 - Allegretto grazioso

Johannes Brahms

Johannes Brahms was a German composer and pianist, and one of the leading musicians of the Romantic period. Born in Hamburg, Brahms ...
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