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Artist Portrait - Maria-joao Pires


Release Date: 03/16/2004 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 49141   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartFrédéric ChopinLudwig van BeethovenJohann Sebastian Bach,   ... 
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires
Conductor:  Michel CorbozTheodor GuschlbauerArmin Jordan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra LisbonMonte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes work(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Frédéric Chopin, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Soloist: Maria-Joao Pires. Includes work(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach, Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann, Frédéric Chopin, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Soloist: Maria-Joao Pires. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fantasy for Piano in C minor, K 475 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 32 Secs. 
2.
Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Paris, France 
Length: 1 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 13 Secs. 
4.
Concerto for Harpsichord in A major, BWV 1055: 1st movement, Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Conductor:  Michel Corboz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 43 Secs. 
5.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 2 in E flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
6.
Concerto for Piano no 13 in C major, K 415 (387b): 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Conductor:  Theodor Guschlbauer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 27 in B flat major, K 595: 2nd movement, Larghetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Conductor:  Armin Jordan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gulbenkian Foundation Symphony Orchestra Lisbon
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 3 in G flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
9.
Bunte Blätter for Piano, Op. 99: no 1, Stücklein I by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
10.
Bunte Blätter for Piano, Op. 99: no 2, Stücklein II by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 56 Secs. 
11.
Bunte Blätter for Piano, Op. 99: no 3, Stücklein III by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1849; Germany 
Length: 0 Minutes 44 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in F minor, B 43/Op. 21: 3rd movement, Rondo by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Conductor:  Armin Jordan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829-1830; Poland 
Length: 8 Minutes 59 Secs. 
13.
Military Marches (3) for Piano 4 hands, D 733/Op. 51: no 1 in D major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
14.
Bunte Blätter for Piano, Op. 99: no 10, Präeludium by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
15.
Kinderszenen, Op. 15: no 1, Von fremden Ländern und Menschen by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 

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