New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
A pupil of Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Anton Rubinstein and the teacher of Edward MacDowell, Mme. Carreño performed for President Lincoln in 1863 and for President Wilson in 1916 at the White House. She was a soloist with the New York Philharmonic from 1897 until 1917.
Presented by the City of New York, Clarissa Alcock Bronfman, Maria Christina Anzola, Ana Maria Boulton, Claudia Cisneros, Cota Cohen, Carolina Herrera, Simona Mishaan, Raphael Kastoriano, Voytek Matushevski, and Steinway & Sons.
Erected 2003 by The City of New York plus 10 others (see marker transcription).
Location. 40° 47.723′ N, 73° 58.381′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is at the intersection of West 96th Street and West End Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West 96th Street. Touch for map. Marker is
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elizabeth Cady Stanton (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Barnett Newman (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joan of Arc (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Joan of Arc (approx. 0.2 miles away); Firemen’s Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Fire Horses (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Firemen’s Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Humphrey DeForest Bogart (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . Teresa Carreño (Wikipedia). (Submitted on October 9, 2016.)
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