The Piano Concerto in No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21 is a piano concerto by Frédéric Chopin.
Chopin wrote the concerto in 1829. It was his first piano concerto.:12 However, his Piano Concerto in E minor was published first. So, that concerto is given the number one.
Chopin first performed the concerto on 17 March 1830. He started writing the Piano Concerto in E minor soon after.:13
The concerto is written for solo piano two flutes, two oboes, two clarinets, two bassoons, two horns, two trumpets, a trombone, timpani, and strings. It has three movements:
- Maestoso (F minor)
- Larghetto (A-flat major)
- Allegro Vivace (F minor)