Maria João Pires
May 28, 2023


Portuguese pianist Maria João Pires has been hailed as “an elegant technician and probing interpreter” (The New York Times), whose playing is “modest in scale, gloriously immodest in its beauty” (Financial Times). Acclaimed for her recordings of music by Mozart, Chopin and Schubert, Pires makes a rare Chicago recital appearance.

View photos from this concert here.

Sunday, May 28, 2023
3:00 PM

Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 (Pathétique)




Arabeske, Op. 18


Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, Op. 111


Bagatelle No. 5 in G Major, Op. 126 [Encore]


Rondo: Allegro from Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 (Pathétique) [Encore]


This performance is made possible in part by a generous endowment gift from the estate of Halina J. Presley.

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