Visit ww. eutschegrammophon. The third stop of Maria João Pires’ tour in Spain was Valencia. Excerpt from Beethoven’s Piano Concerto no. 3 with Maestro Harding and Orchestre de Paris, at the beautiful Palau de la Música.
Maria-João Pires made her London debut in 1986, and she first played in New York three years later. She has performed with the major European and American orchestras, including the Berliner Philharmoniker, Boston Symphony Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre de Paris, Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam, and Gulbenkian Orchestra. Often praised for her extraordinary renditions of . Mozart's works, Pires has shown a remarkable affinity with several of the greatest composers, including . Bach, Frédéric Chopin, and Schubert.
This disc, called Artist Portrait: Maria-João Pires, is actually a full-length painting and a series of snapshots from the late '70s through the late '80s. It is nevertheless a flattering portrait because Pires is a wonderful pianist of great poise, grace, and integrity. Her Beethoven "Moonlight" Sonata is lucid and luminous. Her Bach Concerto in A major is bright and brilliant.
Maria João Alexandre Barbosa Pires (Portuguese: ; born 23 July 1944) is a Portuguese classical pianist. Pires was born in Lisbon, Portugal. Her first recital was at the age of five, and at the age of seven she was already playing Mozart piano concertos publicly. Two years later she received Portugal's top prize for young musicians. In the following years, she studied with Campos Coelho at the Lisbon Conservatory, taking courses in composition, theory, and history of music
Portrait of the Artist - Maria João Pires "With Passion": Best 2 songs. Maria João Pires, Вольфганг Амадей Моцарт - 1. Allegro 09:16. Maria João Pires, Франц Шуберт - N. in E flat minor (Allegro assai) 14:48. Album: Portrait of the Artist - Maria João Pires "With Passion". Maria João Pires, Вольфганг Амадей Моцарт: best 2 tracks. Fredrika Stahl, Вольфганг Амадей Моцарт - Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Sweep Me Away, 2010 03:17. Maria João Pires, Фредерик Шопен - Waltz N. in C sharp minor O. 4 N. Chopin Masterworks Volume 2, 2009 03:19
Mozart: Piano Sonata Selection. Portrait of the Artist - Maria João Pires "With Passion". Maria-João Pires, Frans Brüggen, Claudio Abbado. Mozart: Piano Sonatas. Schubert: Works for Piano Duet and Piano Solo. Maria-João Pires, Ricardo Castro. Maria João Pires, Beethoven, Sonata para piano "Claro de Luna", "Patética", "La tempestad", "Appassionata". Beethoven: Complete Violin Sonatas.
Maria João Pires (born in Lisbon, Portugal, July 23, 1944) is a renowned Portuguese pianist who currently lives in Brazil. Her first recital was at age five, and at age seven she was already playing Mozart Piano Concertos publicly. Two years later, she received Portugal's top prize for young musicians. In the following years, she studied with Professor Campos Coelho at the Lisbon Conservatory, taking courses in composition, theory, and history of music.
Pianist Maria João Pires is not a fan of giving concerts and recitals, and does not wear the usual performer's evening dress. But her Chopin is unbeatable. Born in Lisbon on 23 July 1944, Maria João Pires played her first recital aged five. She studied composition and music theory at the Lisbon Conservatory, followed by further studies in Munich and Hanover, Germany. Pires has never enjoyed performing on stage. She believes the form concerts take should change to be more informal and relaxed. The time when she learned the wrong Mozart piano concerto, but went on to play the right one from memory, is one of classical music's most amazing moments. 3. How Chopin makes her suffer. In 1989 Pires signed an exclusive record deal with Deutsche Grammophon.