Carreño, (María) Teresa
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(b Caracas, Venezuela, Dec 22, 1853; d New York, NY, June 12, 1917). Venezuelan pianist, composer, and singer. Carreño descended from a family of notable musicians that included her grandfather Cayetano Carreño. She began musical studies at the age of six under her father, Manuel Antonio Carreño, an accomplished musician and politician. In ...