1901 Premier of Serge Rachmaninoff's 2nd Piano Concerto in Moscow. with the 28-year old as soloist.
1950 First Premier of Aaron Copland's Quartet for Piano and Strings. New York Quartet at a Coolidge Festival concert at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Commissioned by Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Coolidge Foundation.
1897 First Premier of Alexander Scriabin's piano concerto with the composer as soloist in Odessa.
1831 First Premier of Felix Mendelssohn's Piano Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 25 with the composer as soloist in Munich.