Martha Argerich

(b. 1941)

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(b Buenos Aires, 1941).

Argentinian pianist. Soloist with orch. in Buenos Aires at age of 8. First prize, Busoni Contest and Geneva international mus. comp., 1957. First prize international Chopin comp., Warsaw, 1965. Soloist with world's leading orchs. London début 1964. Salzburg Fest. début 1971. Remarkable vitality and power in her performances.

Subjects: Music.

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