- Rosario Marciano
(b Vienna, March 1, 1896; d Vienna, Feb 26, 1978). Austrian pianist and composer. Her ancestors, Catholic members of the Bach dynasty, came to Austria during Luther’s time. Brought up in an artistic milieu, she studied the violin (with Arnold Rosé) and the piano from an early age, presenting her first successful piano recital when she was ten. Although she decided to become a concert pianist, her ...