Ralph Burns Net Worth
Ralph Burns made money by Musicians niche. For all time, at the moment, 2016 year, Ralph Burns earned $80 Million. Exact sum is $80000000.
Short biography, height, weight, dates:
Birth date: June 29, 1922, Newton, Massachusetts, United States
Death date: November 21, 2001, Los Angeles, California, United States
Birth place: Newton, Massachusetts, USA
Profession: Music Department, Composer, Soundtrack
Education: New England Conservatory of Music
Siblings: Joe Burns, Nancy Lane Burns, Leon Burns, Gael Burns
Awards: Academy Award for Best Original Song Score
Wikipedia Source: Ralph Burns
Ralph Burns was an American songwriter, bandleader, composer, conductor, arranger and bebop pianist. Burns was born in Newton, Massachusetts where he began playing the piano as a child. In 1938, he attended the New England Conservatory of Music. He admitted that he learned the most about jazz by transcribing the works of Count Basie, Benny Goodman and Duke Ellington. While a student, Burns lived in Frances Waynes home. Wayne was already a well-known big band singer and her brother Nick Jerret was a bandleader who began working with Burns. He found himself in the company of such famous performers as Nat King Cole and Art Tatum.