Date of Birth:
9th of March, 1911
Source of wealth:
Clara Rockmore net worth: $4 million.
A classical violin prodigy and wonderful theremin performer, Clara Reisenberg (better known as Clara Rockmore) became known and loved internationally due to her natural talent and great music. Born in 1911 in the Russian Empire and passed away in 1998, this woman contributed a lot into music. Her special approach to theremin emphasized emotional and physical control. The net worth of Clara Rockmore was estimated at around $4-5 million. So what helped this talented woman earn so much money and become that recognized worldwide?
Source of wealth: music
Clara was extremely talented from the earliest years – she took music lessons and played violin. The girl began earning at the age of 8 performing at the local theatre and in her teens made a decision to pursue a career of a violin player. However, Rockmore had health problems and her hands suffered from playing. She was ready to drop her career and dreams but then met Leon Theremin – the guy, who invented a musical instrument called theremin. He taught the girl how to play it and she became the best in this sphere.
Thus, Clara Rockmore incomes started getting bigger. Quite soon Clara became widely recognized in the US and worldwide which helped her earn significant net worth. The musician made money taking part in different music shows at night clubs and concerts. Rockmore made a few appearances in TV shows and took part in «Ha-Chaverim Shel Yana» and «Theremin: An Electronic Odyssey». The star also presented two music albums the sales of which became the base for her net worth. One of them was presented after Clara’s death.
The album called «The Art of the Theremin» brought the musician $100 000 of income. It was presented in 1977 and included such classical compositions as «Serenade Melancholic», «Song of Grusia» and many others.
Clara Rockmore Salary
Of course, the salary of the star, as well as her total net worth, is estimated approximately. According to different sources, she earned around:
- $400 000 annually,
- $33 500 per month,
- $8 400 weekly,
- $1 200 a day.