Jill Hornor is an art consultant. She came to fame after getting married to Chinese-American cellist Yo-Yo Ma. Jill and her husband have been married for more than four decades since 1978. Together the two share two adorable children Emily Hornor Ma and Nicholas Ma.
Currently, Jill is living a luxurious life along with her husband. What is her net worth? At the current moment, her spouse Yo-Yo’s net worth is $25 Million.
Who Is Jill Hornor? Bio
Jill Hornor was born on 2nd October 1953 under the birth sign Libra. As per her nationality, she is Chinese and belongs to the mixed ethnicity, Chinese-American. Further, she spent her childhood in different parts of the world including Europe.
In addition, Jill was interested in music since her childhood. For her education, she attended the Mount Holyoke High School. While Hornor was in her high school, she attended Greater Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra where she played the violin.
After completing her higher education Jill attended Cornwell University from where she graduated with a degree in German literature.
Who Is Jill Hornor’s Husband?
Jill Hornor is a married woman. She is the wife of Yo-Yo Ma, a Chinese-American cellist. The couple met when Jill was in her sophomore years at the Mount Holyoke High School whereas Yo Ma was just 16 years old kid. The two got close and Ma fell for Jill because she was brought up in two cultures like him and she was interested in what his ideas were.
Ma courted his spouse via mail and telephone because of the distance between them and they stayed together until a year after he graduated from Harvard. After the graduation of Yo-Yo, the couple tied the knot in 1978. In addition, Jill and her husband spent their three years in Cambridge, Leverett house where Hornor taught german while Ma was a resident artist.
Since their wedding, the lovebirds are living a happy married life. From their blissful marriage, the husband and wife are blessed with two children, Emily Hornor Ma, and Nicholas Ma. As of now, their children are self-dependent as they have already chosen their career.
Currently, Jill and her spouse live in Cambridge.
What Is Jill Hornor’s Net Worth?
Jill Hornnor earns an impressive amount of money from her career. Her net worth is $500k as of 2019. The main source of her income is from her career as an art consultant. She earns an average annual salary of around $ 17,628. In additon, Hornor also runs her clothing business from where she adds a decent amount of money.
Aside from Jill’s income, her husband has a net worth of $25 Million as of 2019. He amasses a colossal amount of money from his career as a cellist. Throughout his career, Yo-Yo has recorded a huge number of folk music such as American bluegrass music, Brazilian music, and many others.
In addition, Yo-Yo also collaborated with several artists including Bobby McFerrin, Sérgio Assad, etc. Further Ma’s primary performance instrument is a Montagnana cello which cost US$2.5 million. Moreover, Ma’s was also awarded The Glenn Gould Prize in 1999 and Polar Music Prize in 2012.