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Agnesi, Maria Teresalocked

  • Sven Hansell
  •  and Robert L. Kendrick


(b Milan, Oct 17, 1720; d Milan, Jan 19, 1795). Italian composer. As a girl she performed in her home while her elder sister Maria Gaetana (1718–99; she became a distinguished mathematician) lectured and debated in Latin. Charles de Brosses, who heard them on ...

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