Peter Wishart

About Peter Wishart

Birth Day: June 25, 1921
Birth Place: England
Birth Sign: Cancer

Peter Wishart Net Worth

Peter Wishart net worth and salary: Peter Wishart is a Composer who has a net worth of $101,4 Million. Peter Wishart was born in in June 25, 1921. Remembered for his neoclassical chamber, orchestral, and vocal music works, this twentieth-century British composer most famously wrote the song "The Jackdaw" and the operas The Clandestine Marriage and The Captive.
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💰 Net worth: $101,4 Million (Updated at 15 March 2019)

About

Remembered for his neoclassical chamber, orchestral, and vocal music works, this twentieth-century British composer most famously wrote the song "The Jackdaw" and the operas The Clandestine Marriage and The Captive.

Before Fame

In the late 1940s, he studied in Paris with the famous French composer Nadia Boulanger.

Trivia

Beginning in the 1970s, he taught music at the University of Reading in England.

Family Life

His 1974 opera, Clytemnestra, was composed for his mezzo-soprano vocalist wife, Maureen Lehane. His son from an earlier marriage, James Wishart, also had a career as a composer.

Associated With

He was influenced by the work of the early 20th-century Russian composer Igor Stravinsky.