My favorite Pianist is Chopin
by Peter VH
The tragedy of his short life is reflected in his romantic piano music.
Liszt was a mentor to Chopin.
Did you know that Liszt adviced Chopin, that his first Piano Concerto was too poor in orchestration (to much piano solo vs orchestra?
As a result, Chopin wrote another Piano Concerto and named this one the First. The earlier Concerto became the Second...