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Maria João Pires - Piano

Maria João Pires retired from major concert projects in January 2018 and the soloist of a few concerts had to be changed as a result.

Piotr Anderszewski replaced Maria João Pires on the 15th of March at the Barbican Hall for a performance of Schumann's Piano Concerto.

Wigmore Hall, 23-Feb-2017 / 19:30

Barbican Hall, 16-Dec-2015 / 19:30

Barbican Hall, 6-Dec-2015 / 19:00

Barbican Hall, 20-Oct-2015 / 19:30

Royal Albert Hall, 28-Aug-2015 / 19:30

Royal Festival Hall, 20-May-2015 / 19:30

Wigmore Hall, 20-Feb-2015 / 19:30

Recital with pianist Pavel Kolesnikov

Cadogan Hall, 15-Jan-2015 / 19:30

Wigmore Hall, 28-Oct-2014 / 19:30

The programme above was also performed on the 27th of October.

Royal Festival Hall, 24-Oct-2014 / 19:30

Barbican Hall, 21-Jan-2014 / 19:30

Wigmore Hall, 3-Feb-2012 / 19:30

Recital with cellist Antonio Meneses

Maria João Pires played Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.2 at the Royal Festival Hall on the 1st of October 2013 with Bernard Haitink wielding the baton.

She performed a solo piano recital including Chopin's Nocturnes in B flat minor Op 9.1, E flat major Op 9.2, B major Op 9.3, F major Op 15.1, F sharp major Op 15.2, G minor Op 15.3, Nocturne in C sharp minor Op 27.1 and G minor Op 37.1 on the 21st of July 2010 and played Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 4 in G major on the 22nd of August 1999 with the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra conducted by Myung-Whun Chung at the BBC Proms.

She played Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor with The Berliner Philharmoniker on the 28th of August 1998, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 3 in C minor with the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester under the baton of Claudio Abbado on the 15th of August 1995 at the BBC Proms and made her BBC Proms debut on the 2nd of September 1992 with a performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 4 with Riccardo Chailly conducting The Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra.