Maria João Pires
Orchestra Hall at Symphony Center
220 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60604
May 25, 2025

Distinguished Portuguese pianist Maria João Pires, hailed as “an elegant technician and probing interpreter” by The New York Times, returns to Symphony Center. Pires, whose “keyboard touch is a constant reward” (The Guardian), makes her appearance after receiving the Jean Gimbel Lane Prize in Piano Performance from Northwestern University in 2023.