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List of notable or famous pianists from Argentina, with bios and photos, including the top pianists born in Argentina and even some popular pianists who immigrated to Argentina. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Argentinian pianists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These pianists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known pianist from Argentina is included when available.

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This historic pianists from Argentina list can help answer the questions "Who are some Argentinian pianists of note?" and "Who are the most famous pianists from Argentina?" These prominent pianists of Argentina may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Argentinian pianists.

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Alberto Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Pianists from Argentina
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Alberto Williams was an Argentine composer of classical music, a pianist, a pedagogue, and a conductor. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 90 (1862-1952)

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Charly García is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Pianists from Argentina
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Charly García is a singer-songwriter, musician, and producer from Argentina with a long career in rock music, forming successful groups such as Sui Generis and Serú Girán, cult status groups like La Máquina de Hacer Pájaros, and as a solo musician. His main instruments are piano and keyboards. He is widely considered by critics as one of the most influential rock artists in the Spanish rock scene. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Daniel Barenboim is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Pianists from Argentina
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Daniel Barenboim is an Argentine pianist and conductor. Currently, he is general music director of La Scala in Milan, the Berlin State Opera, and the Staatskapelle Berlin; he previously served as Music Director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestre de Paris. Barenboim is also known for his work with the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra, a Seville-based orchestra of young Arab and Israeli musicians, and as a resolute critic of the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories. Barenboim has received many awards and prizes, including an honorary Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire, France's Légion d'honneur both as a Commander and Grand Officier, the German Großes ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 75

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, South America, Greater Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina, + more

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Horacio Lavandera is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Pianists from Argentina
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Horacio Lavandera is an Argentine pianist, currently residing in Madrid, Spain. As the youngest competitor at the age of sixteen, he won the International Piano Competition Umberto Micheli, held at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatoire and in Teatro alla Scala in Milan. He has been invited to perform as a soloist with prestigious orchestras, as well as to offer recitals in America, Europe, and Asia. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 33

Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina

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