WorldCat Identities

Pires, Maria João

Works: 941 works in 1,857 publications in 5 languages and 16,570 library holdings
Genres: Sonatas  Live sound recordings  Concertos  Chamber music  Art music  Polonaises (Music)  Ballades (Instrumental music)  Variations (Music)  Music  Fugues 
Roles: Instrumentalist, Performer, Author, Other, Musician, Conductor, Interviewee, Actor, Contributor
Classifications: M23, 786.2183
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Maria João Pires
Most widely held works by Maria João Pires
Klaviersonaten = Piano sonatas = Sonates pour piano : opp. 90, 101, 111 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

59 editions published between 1989 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1st booklet contains full contents of CDs 1-8 and a brief essay, "Beethoven's viceroy at the keyboard : in celebration of Wilhelm Kempff's centenary", by Karl Schumann, plus a "Discographical note."
The nocturnes by Frédéric Chopin( Recording )

41 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yundi brings personality and artistic authority to a program featuring Chopin's nocturnes. In 2000, at age 18, Yundi became the youngest person ever to win the International Frederick Chopin Piano Competition
Violin sonatas = Sonates pour violon by Johannes Brahms( )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1995 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most charismatic and best-loved violinists of modern times, Germany's Anne-Sophie Mutter began her studies on the piano at the age of five. She shortly added violin lessons with Erna Hornigberger. In 1970 and again in 1974, she won first place in the Jugend Musiziert contest for young musicians. Herbert von Karajan heard her play at the age of 13 and paved the way for her international career
Klavierkonzerte = Piano concertos : no. 20 KV 466, no. 21 KV 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Klavierkonzert Nr.1 g-Moll, op.25 / Klavierkonzert Nr.2 d-Moll, op.40 / Capriccio brillant h-Moll für Klavier und Orchester, op.22
Le voyage magnifique by Franz Schubert( )

24 editions published in 1997 in 6 languages and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Impromptus. Piano. Op. 90, D 899. n 1. Do mineur. Schubert, Franz4230. Pires, Maria Joao4590
Piano sonatas by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

13 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pianist Ingrid Fliter is associated by many with the music of Chopin, but here she explores a selection of works by Beethoven
Chopin by Frédéric Chopin( )

14 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rafal Blechacz recital of Chopin's Polonaises will be welcomed by his large number of fans, who have eagerly awaited this release. Blechacz's interpretation of the Polonaises will be a landmark recording of this highly emotional, popular and poetic music. The recording will include seven Polonaises, one of which is the Polonaise No. 7 in A flat major, op. 61 "Polonaise Fantaisie."
Piano concerto op. 54 ; Piano quintet op. 44 by Robert Schumann( )

8 editions published in 2000 in 4 languages and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concertos nos. 3 & 4 by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

8 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Die fünf Klavierkonzerte Beethovens gehören zum Kernrepertoire jedes Pianisten und sind fester Bestandteil des Konzertbetriebs. Das 3. Klavierkonzert op. 37 ist das einzige in Moll, mit dem 4. Klavierkonzert G-Dur op. 58 hat Beethoven das Klavierkonzert aus dem Salon in den Konzertsaal geholt und verbindet Sinfonie und Klavierkonzert zum sog. sinfonischen Klavierkonzert. Beide Werke hat Beethoven selbst uraufgeführt. Die portugiesische Pianistin Maria João Pires, die im Juli ihren 70. Geburtstag feiert, ist neben Martha Argerich die Grande Dame des Klaviers. Zusammen mit dem Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra unter Daniel Harding legt sie hier eine wirklich bemerkenswerte Interpretation dieser beiden Konzerte vor
Piano concertos Nos. 27 and 20 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

8 editions published in 2012 in 3 languages and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1-3 Piano Concerto No. 27 in B flat major, K 595 4-6 Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K 466
The Wigmore Hall recital by António Meneses( )

7 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violin sonatas, K. 301, 304, 376 & 526 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In F major, K. 376 (17:36) -- In G major, K. 301 (14:17) -- In E minor, K. 304 (12:41) -- In A major, K. 526 (25:08)
Music for piano four hands by Franz Schubert( )

3 editions published in 2004 and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mozart arias & Strauss orchestral songs by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

2 editions published in 1998 in German and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lieder & mélodies by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

4 editions published in 2006 in German and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nocturnes : a selection by Frédéric Chopin( )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sonatas "quasi una fantasia" by Ludwig van Beethoven( )

7 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musik für Oboe & Klavier = Music for oboe & piano by Robert Schumann( )

9 editions published in 1995 in 4 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piano concertos 21 & 26 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart( )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in No Linguistic content and French and held by 231 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Für Elise : my first recital = Mein erstes Konzert = Mon premier récital( )

2 editions published in 1998 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

20 "pieces" (ranging between 0'57 and 7'55). Booklet includes list: composer, title, track no., performer & duration
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Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.34 for Contempora ... to 0.93 for Une saison ...)

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Alternative Names
Joăo Pires, Maria.

João Pires, Maria 1944-

Maria Ioanna Pires

Maria Joã Pires

Maria-João Pires

Maria João Pires Pianist

Maria João Pires pianist uit Portugal

Maria João Pires pianista portoghese

Maria João Pires portugiesische Pianistin

Maria João Pires portugisisk pianist

Pires, Maria J.

Pires, Maria J. 1944-

Pires, Maria-João

Pires, Maria-João 1944-

Мария Жуан Пиреш

Марія Жоау Піреш

Пиреш, Мария Жуан

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English (29)

German (27)

French (5)

Spanish (2)

Dutch (2)