María Teresa Frenk was born in Mexico City , and studied at the Conservatorio Nacional de Música de México (National Conservatory of Music) and the Hochschule der Künste in Berlin .
Since 1982 she has been professor at the Escuela Nacional de Música de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México ( Music School of the National Autonomous University of Mexico ). In January 1994 she became a member of the prestigious group Concertistas de Bellas Artes (National Institute for Fine Arts).
María Teresa Frenk has played concertos and recitals in Mexico , CostaRica , Guatemala , El Salvador , New York , Berlin , Vienna , and Japan . She has made several recordings of Mexican piano music (www.quindecim.com.mx).