Maria João Pires and Gulbenkian Orchestra

Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 20

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Considered to be the Portuguese pianist with the largest international reach and a Mozart specialist, Maria João Pires recorded the Piano Concertos by the Austrian composer with the Gulbenkian Orchestra during the 1970s and 1980s, for the prestigious Erato label. Almost 40 years later, she returns to the Grand Auditorium to interpret the famous Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20, under the direction of Lorenzo Viotti.


Gulbenkian Orchestra
Lorenzo Viotti Conductor
Maria João Pires* Piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 20, in D minor, K. 466
– Allegro
– Romance
– Rondo: Allegro assai

Dmitri Shostakovich
Symphony No. 9, in E-flat major, op. 70
– Allegro
– Moderato
– Presto
– Largo
– Allegretto – Allegro

*Due to reasons of force majeure Martha Argerich is replaced by Maria João Pires.

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