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Composer and pianist Antonietta Gambara Untersteiner (1846 - 27 May 1896) was born in Istanbul, Turkey, but lived in Italy most of her life.

Untersteiner studied music at the Milan Conservatory from 1874 to 1876 and graduated with a prize. Milan Conservatory director Antonio Bazzini questioned whether to admit female students, but noted in a letter to Conservatory of San Pietro a Majella director Giuseppe Martucci that the only candidate worthy of admission in 1874 was Untersteiner.

Untersteiner's music was published by Casa Ricordi. Her compositions include:


  • God and Satan (symphonic poem; also arranged for two pianos)


  • God and Satan (two pianos)


  • Sul Baltico (On the Baltic)


  • songs in French and Italian
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