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Topic: Beethoven 1., Mendelssohn 1., Rhapsody in Blue, Mozart KV449 Concertos Compared  (Read 905 times)

Offline thenerdicpianist06

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Hey guys, a few days ago my teacher recommended me these four piano concerti, and I canít really decide, which one I should choose. What would be your recommendations, which one is technically/musically harder etc.?
1) Beethoven 1st Piano Concerto in C Major
2) Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue
3) Mendelssohn 1st Piano Concerto in G minor
4) Mozart E flat Major Piano Concerto KV449

Offline lelle

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I'd say Gershwin and Mendelssohn are the most difficult, but it depends on your strengths/weaknesses.

Are you looking to play the technically/musically hardest or easiest one? :P

Offline thenerdicpianist06

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I'd say Gershwin and Mendelssohn are the most difficult, but it depends on your strengths/weaknesses.

Are you looking to play the technically/musically hardest or easiest one? :P

Hi, thank you for your answer!!! I actually want to play one of the harder ones :D. I think Iím going to choose Mendelssohn!

Offline lelle

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Hi, thank you for your answer!!! I actually want to play one of the harder ones :D. I think Iím going to choose Mendelssohn!

Mendelssohn is super cool and can be quite the challenge! Good luck!
 

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