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us: Prieto, Carlos, 1937-


  • [Carlos Prieto (born 1937) is a Mexican cellist and writer. He plays a Stradivarius cello named the "Piatti" after Carlo Alfredo Piatti, affectionatelly nicknamed "Chelo Prieto" by the current owner. He is a promoter of contemporary, original classical instrument music by Latin American composers. The Carlos Prieto International Cello Competition is held every two years in Mexico. His son, Carlos Miguel Prieto, is music director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico.] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Prieto_%28cellist%29
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    • found: Halffter, R. Homenaje a Rodolfo Halffter [SR] p1981: label (Carlos Prieto, violoncello)
    • found: Int. ww in mus., 15th ed. (Prieto, Carlos; b. Jan. 1, 1937, Mexico City, Mexico; concert cellist)
    • found: Cinco mil años de palabras, 2005: t.p. (Carlos Prieto) p. 4 of cover (Hombre de polifacética personalidad, que se formó en su juventud como ingeniero, economista y músico; lists works)
    • found: Wikimedia data, found via Wikipedia page https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Prieto_%28cellist%29, May 9, 2016 (sex or gender: male; ISNI: 000000008122898X; instance of: human; country of citizenship: Mexico; date of birth: +1937-00-00T00:00:00Z; given name: Carlos; award received: National Prize for Arts and Sciences; occupation: cellist; occupation: writer; place of birth: Mexico City; languages spoken or published: Spanish; member of: Academia Mexicana de la Lengua; instrument: cello; educated at: National Conservatory of Music of Mexico; labels: Carlos Prieto; Carlos Prieto Jacqué; descriptions: mexikanischer Cellist; Mexican musician; cellist uit Mexico; aliases: Carlos Prieto ; Carlos Prieto Jacque) {http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q1043159}
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    • [Carlos Prieto (born 1937) is a Mexican cellist and writer. He plays a Stradivarius cello named the "Piatti" after Carlo Alfredo Piatti, affectionatelly nicknamed "Chelo Prieto" by the current owner. He is a promoter of contemporary, original classical instrument music by Latin American composers. The Carlos Prieto International Cello Competition is held every two years in Mexico. His son, Carlos Miguel Prieto, is music director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico.] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Prieto_%28cellist%29
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