- Raquel C. de Arias
(b San Isidro, Nov 12, 1937). Argentine composer. She studied with Luis Gianneo, Caamaño and Gandini at the Catholic University of Argentina (graduation 1972); she also studied electro-acoustic composition at the Centro de Investigaciones en Comunicación Masiva, Arte y Tecnología (CICMAT), Buenos Aires. She is a member of the Academy of Sciences and Arts of San Isidro. Since 1973 she has taught composition and orchestration at the faculty of arts and musical sciences of the Catholic University of Argentina, and since 1994 she has been the faculty dean. She has received many prizes and takes part in national and international festivals and competitions, both as a composer and as a member of the jury.
In Lambertini's prolific output there are very few works that can be considered what is traditionally called ‘pure music’. She often has recourse to literary inspiration, and from her early works onwards there are two major characteristics: the theme of the cosmos, for example in ...