Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1 Op. 11 (Evgeny Kissin, piano). The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra celebrated on 24 December 2011 in Tel Aviv with a grand anniversary concert’s 75th anniversary. Zubin Mehta, music director since 1981 on the orchestra’s life, conducted the Symphony No. 8 in F Major by Ludwig van Beethoven. Renowned and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra soloists closely associated with ravishing performances congratulated for his birthday.