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Maria João Pires - The Voice of Late Chopin

Maria João Pires (piano), Pavel Gomziakov (cello)

Pires's musical qualities are well known; clarity and resilience of line, luminous singing tone, a near-ideal balance between aristocratic poise and emotional absorption, and a rare poetic eloquence.... More…

2 CDs

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Contents

Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

Work length32:34
$4.40
$5.60
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-05-05
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

I. Allegro maestoso

Track length13:42
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II. Scherzo (Molto vivace)

Track length2:42
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III. Largo

Track length10:22
$1.10
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IV. Finale (Presto non tanto)

Track length5:48
$1.10
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Chopin: Two Nocturnes Op. 62

Work length13:54
$2.20
$2.80
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

No. 1 Nocturne in B Major (Andante)

Track length7:24
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No. 2 Nocturne in E Major (Lento)

Track length6:30
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Chopin: Mazurka No. 36 in A minor, Op. 59 No. 1

Work length3:22
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Moderato

Track length3:22
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$1.40

Chopin: Mazurka No. 37 in A flat major, Op. 59 No. 2

Work length2:41
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Chopin: Mazurka No. 38 in F sharp minor, Op. 59 No. 3

Work length3:35
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Chopin: Polonaise No. 7 in A-Flat Major, Op. 61 "Fantaisie"

Work length14:03
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Chopin: Mazurka No. 39 in B major, Op. 63 No. 1

Work length2:05
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Chopin: Mazurka No. 40 in F Minor Op. 63 No. 2

Work length2:08
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Lento

Track length2:08
$1.10
$1.40

Chopin: Mazurka No. 41 in C sharp minor, Op. 63 No. 3

Work length2:05
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Allegretto

Track length2:05
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 Excerpt, Chopin: Waltzes (3), Op. 64

Work length1:57
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  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

No. 1 Molto vivace in D Major "Minute Waltz"

Track length1:57
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Chopin: Waltz No. 7 in C sharp minor, Op. 64 No. 2

Work length3:16
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Tempo giusto

Track length3:16
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Chopin: Waltz No. 8 in A flat major, Op. 64 No. 3

Work length3:30
$1.10
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  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Moderato

Track length3:30
$1.10
$1.40

Chopin: Mazurka No. 45 in A minor, Op. 67 No. 4

Work length1:37
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Chopin: Mazurka No. 45 in A minor, Op. 67 No. 4

Work length2:26
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

Chopin: Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65

Work length33:53
$4.40
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  • Maria João Pires (piano), Pavel Gomziakov (cello)
  • Recorded: 2008-05-02
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum

I. Allegro moderato

Track length17:10
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II. Scherzo (Allegro con brio)

Track length5:35
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III. Largo

Track length3:56
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IV. Finale (Allegro)

Track length7:12
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Chopin: Mazurka No. 51 in F Minor, Op. 68 No. 4

Work length2:31
$1.10
$1.40
  • Maria João Pires (piano)
  • Recorded: 2008-07-30
  • Recording Venue: Muziekcentrum, Hilversum