Is Blair Tindall married? No, she isn’t. However, she was previously married to American science communicator/ mechanical engineer/ television personality Bill Nye (born on November 27, 1955). They met in 2005 as Nye contacted Tindall after reading Mozart in the Jungle.
Tindall and her former spouse Nye celebrated their wedding on February 3, 2006, which was performed at The Entertainment Gathering at the Skirball Cultural Center by evangelical Christian pastor Rick Warren (born on January 28, 1954). The music on their wedding was provided by Paris born Chinese-American cellist. Yo-Yo Ma (born on October 7, 1955).
Nye ended the relationship seven weeks as the marriage was invalidated by the State of California. Tindall is said to have broken Nye’s house and was said to have stolen several things including Nye’s laptop alongside damaging his garden which made Nye received a restraining order against Tindall in 2007.
The court ordered Tindall to pay 57,000 USD to Nye which he spent in legal fees after she violated the order in 2009. Tindall was unable to repay the unpaid attorney’s fees for which Nye sued her in 2012. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Tindall:
Who is Blair Tindall?
Born as Blair Tindall, she landed the planet on February 2, 1960, which makes her age be 59 years old as of 2019. By profession, she is an American oboist, performer, speaker as well as a successful journalist. She is also noted for being the part of the personal life of famous science communicator Bill Nye.
Early Life and Education
Tindall was born in 1960 and her place of birth is in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, she was bornt o the parents named George Brown Tindall (father) and Blossom Tindall (mother). Her father is a historian by profession.
Regarding her education and academic achievements, Tindall attended the North Carolina School of the Arts from where she completed her high school graduation. For her higher education, she was enrolled at the Manhattan School of Music from where she completed her bachelor’s and master’s degrees. She also went to Stanford University to earn a master’s degree in communication. She was also a student of Columbia University.
Career and Professional Life
Tindall has a long successful career as a musician in New York City and has performed with groups like Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, New York Philharmonic and Orchestra of St. Luke’s. During her 23 years of professional musician career, she has also contributed to various film soundtracks including 992 American epic biographical drama film Malcolm X. She has also worked at the Blue Note jazz club with English drummer Charlie Watts (born on 2 June 1941).
She has also served as a journalism teacher at Stanford University and has taught music at the University of California. She has earned residencies at the Ucross Foundation, MacDowell Colony and Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts.
She has also garnered the experience of performing with the San Francisco Symphony while studying at Stanford University as well as performed with the San Francisco Contemporary Music Players as a soloist. She has also written for The New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, Sierra, Agence France-Presse, the International Herald Tribune and The Sydney Morning Herald.
Tindall published a memoir of her classical music world experience named Mozart in the Jungle in 2005 which was named as one of the top five arts stories of the year National Public Radio. The book became so popular that it was adopted for an Amazon Studios web video series in 2014. The series stars Malcolm McDowell, Lola Kirke, Gael Garcia Bernal, Saffron Burrows, and Bernadette Peters under the direction of Paul Weitz.
Blair Tindall isn’t married and is possibly single as of now. She was romantically linked with Bill Nye who is seven years elder to him. They got married on February 3, 2006, but the wedding was invalidated by the State of California. The couple went struggle for many years in the court and their relationship issues were the talk of the town. Another pasta and present relationship records of Tindall is not provided in her wiki.
Blair Tindall has a tall height above 5 feet and 5 inches. She is very concerned about her fitness and has done her best to maintain her physical appearance. However, the exact body measurement details like height, weight, dress size, etc. of Tindall isn’t provided.
Salary and Net worth
Blair Tindall has an estimated net worth of 1 million USD. She has a long career as a musician and has also taught at universities. She faced some financial difficulties while being sued by her former spouse. However, she gained some financial support after publishing her memoir which was later adapted into a web series.