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Sergei Rachmaninoff (Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninov) was born on 1 April, 1873 in Semyonovo, Novgorod Governorate, Russian Empire [now Russia], is a Soundtrack, Composer, Music Department. Discover Sergei Rachmaninoff's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of Sergei Rachmaninoff networth?
|Popular As||Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninov|
|Age||70 years old|
|Born||1 April 1873|
|Birthplace||Semyonovo, Novgorod Governorate, Russian Empire [now Russia]|
|Date of death||28 March, 1943|
|Died Place||Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Nationality||Russian Empire [now Russia]|
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Sergei Rachmaninoff Height, Weight & Measurements
At 70 years old, Sergei Rachmaninoff height is 6' 6" (1.98 m) .
|Height||6' 6" (1.98 m)|
|Body Measurements||Not Available|
|Eye Color||Not Available|
|Hair Color||Not Available|
Who Is Sergei Rachmaninoff's Wife?
His wife is Natalia Alexandrovna Satin (12 May 1902 - 28 March 1943) ( his death) ( 2 children)
|Wife||Natalia Alexandrovna Satin (12 May 1902 - 28 March 1943) ( his death) ( 2 children)|
Sergei Rachmaninoff Net Worth
His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Sergei Rachmaninoff worth at the age of 70 years old? Sergei Rachmaninoff’s income source is mostly from being a successful Soundtrack. He is from Russian Empire [now Russia]. We have estimated Sergei Rachmaninoff's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2021||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2020||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2019||Pending|
|Salary in 2019||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Soundtrack|
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He became a US citizen in 1943, just a few days before his death.
In his last recital, in February, 1943, Rachmaninov played Chopin's Piano Sonata No. 2, featuring the famous "Funeral march.
In 1931, Rachmaninov signed a letter condemning the Soviet regime, that was published in the New York Times. There was retaliation immediately, and his music was condemned by the Soviets as "representative of decadent art. " However, the official censorship in the Soviet Union could not stop the popularity of Rachmaninov's music in the rest of the world.
During the 1930s and 1940s, he remained one of the highest paid concert stars. At his home on Elm Drive in Beverly Hills Rachmaninov had two Steinway pianos which he played together with Vladimir Horowitz and other entertainers. His love of fast cars was second to music, and led him to occasional fines for exceeding the speed limit.
As a pianist, Rachmaninov made over a hundred recordings and gave over one thousand concerts in America alone between 1918 and 1943. His concert performances were legendary, and he was highly regarded as a virtuoso-pianist with unmatched power and expressiveness. Unusually wide chords and deeply romantic melody lines were characteristic of his compositions. Besides his own music, he often performed pieces by Ludwig van Beethoven, Frédéric Chopin , Franz Liszt and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Sergei Rachmaninov (also spelled Rachmaninoff) was a legendary Russian composer and pianist who emigrated after the Communist revolution of 1917, and became one of the highest paid concert stars of his time, and one of the most influential pianists of the 20th century.
The Russian Revolution of 1917 and the destruction of his estate forced him to emigrate.
On December 23, 1917, Rachmaninov left Russia on an open sledge carrying only a few books of sheet music.
In 1915 he wrote the choral masterpiece: "All-Night Vigil" (also known as the Vespres), fifteen anthems expressing a plea for peace at a time of war.
Since he bought his first car in 1914, Rachmaninov acquired a taste for fast cars, buying himself a new car every year. His generosity was legendary. He gave away 5000 dollars to Igor Sikorsky to start an American helicopter industry. He paid for Vladimir Nabokov and his family relocation from Paris to New York. He sponsored Michael Chekhov and introduced him to Hollywood. Rachmaninov gave numerous charitable performances, and donated large sums of money to the Russia fighting the Nazis during WWII.
In 1909 Rachmaninov made his first tour of the United States having composed the 3rd Piano Concerto as a calling card. He appeared as a soloist with Gustav Mahler conducting the New York Philharmonic. His further work on merging Russian music with English literature culminated in his adaptation of a poem by Edgar Allan Poe into choral symphony, "The Bells," which Rachmaninov considered to be the best of his works.
From 1904-1906 he was a conductor at the Bolshoi Theater in Moscow.
Glazunov, coupled with his distress over the Russian Orthodox Church's pressure against his marriage, caused him to suffer from depression, which interrupted his career for three years until he sought medical help in 1900. He had a three-month treatment by a hypnotherapist, aimed at overcoming his writer's block. Upon his recovery, Rachmaninov composed his brilliant 2nd Piano Concerto, and made a comeback with successful concert performances.
Petersburg Conservatory, and then graduated from the Moscow Conservatory in 1892, winning the Great Gold Medal for his new opera "Aleko.
He was born Sergei Vasilevich Rachmaninov on April 2, 1873, on a large estate near Novgorod, Russia. He was the fourth of six children born to a noble family, and lived in a family estate, where he enjoyed a happy childhood. He studied music with his mother from age 4; continued at the St.