On This Day (January 5)…Piano Concerto for the Left Hand Premieres

Maurice Ravel's Piano Concerto For the Left Hand in D Major premiered on this day in 1932 in Vienna. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJTUUKAdZDU Ravel wrote this concerto on commission for Paul Wittgenstein, a noted Viennese concert pianist who debuted in 1913 on the eve of World War I. While fighting in the war in 1914, he lost his … Continue reading On This Day (January 5)…Piano Concerto for the Left Hand Premieres