Joseph Kosma Net Worth
Joseph Kosma made money by Musicians niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Joseph Kosma earned $18 Million. Exact sum is $18000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: October 22, 1905, Budapest, Hungary
Death date: August 7, 1969, La Roche-Guyon, France
Birth place: Budapest, Austria-Hungary [now Hungary]
Profession: Composer, Soundtrack, Music Department
Spouse: Lilli Apel (m. ?Р 1969)
Siblings: Akos Kosma
Albums: Carmina Burana, Les enfants du paradis
Wikipedia Source: Joseph Kosma
Joseph Kosma was a Hungarian-French composer. Kosma was born Jó-zsef Kozma in Budapest, where his parents taught stenography and typing. He had a brother, Á-kos. A maternal relative was the photographer Lá-szló- Moholy-Nagy, and another relative was the conductor Georg Solti. He started to play the piano at age 5, and later took piano lessons. At the age of 11, he wrote his first opera, Christmas in the Trenches. After completing his education at the Gymnasium Franz-Josef, he attended the Academy of Music in Budapest, where he studied with Leo Weiner. He also studied with Bé-la Bartó-k at the Liszt Academy, receiving diplomas in composition and conducting. He won a grant to study in Berlin in 1928, where he met Lilli Apel, another musician, whom he later married. Kosma also met and studied with Hanns Eisler in Berlin. He also became acquainted with Bertolt Brecht and Helene Weigel.