Biography & Net Worth: André Rieu Biography: Net Worth, Songs, Funeral, Heart Attack, Daughter And Wife

André Rieu is a Dutch violinist and conductor and the creator of the waltz-playing Johann Strauss Orchestra. He is the brain behind Waltz and classical music becoming a worldwide concert tour act.

Andre Rieu was born on October 1, 1949, in Maastricht, Holland to a modest and deeply musical background. His father Andries Antonie Rieu was the conductor Maastricht Symphony Orchestra so Andre Rieu had the opportunity to understudy him from age 5. He studied violin at the Conservatoire Royal in Liège and at the Conservatorium Maastricht under Jo Juda and Herman Krebbers.

Andre Rieu attended Music Academy in Brussels and completed with a distinction from the Music Academy in Brussels. He works with the record label, Denon Records, Philips NAD speaks about six languages which include, Spanish, French, Dutch, English, Italian and German.

André Rieu Net Worth

The music icon has an estimated net worth of $40 million. André Rieu is a violinist, conductor and entrepreneur. His fortune comes from these professions.

André Rieu Songs

Andre Rieu has many songs and albums since his debut in 1984. Some of his songs are Maastricht Salon Orkest – Serenata, Hieringe biete 1, D’n blauwen aovond, merry Christmas, My African Dream, You Raise Me Up – Songs for Mum, Masterpieces, Christmas Around the World and Happy Days.

Andre Rieu Funeral

André Rieu is not dead but alive. However, his long-serving trombonist, Ruud Merx, died of a heart attack at age 47, in 2016.

Andre Rieu Heart Attack

André Rieu has not tasted a heart attack before. But his long-serving trombonist, Ruud Merx, kicked the bucket in 2016 from a heart attack during orchestra’s UK tour.

André Rieu Daughter and Wife

André Rieu married Marjorie Rieu in 1975. They have been married for over two decades. Be reveals that its a 100 per cent mutual trust that helps them remain so content together. They have two sons without a daughter and five grandchildren.