1830 – 1902
Cyrille Rose short biography
An important French clarinetist, composer and pedagogue, Chrysogone Cyrille Rose was principal clarinetist at the Paris Opera. Cyrille Rose’s pedagogical material for the clarinet has been widely used, especially his famous 32 études. Cyrille Rose’s clarinet teacher was Hyacinthe Klosé at the Paris Conservatoire. In 1847, Cyrille Rose received the Conservatoire’s First Prize. Cyrille Rose taught many outstanding clarinetists, among them Louis Cahuzac, Paul Jeanjean, Manuel Gomez, Francisco Gomez, Henri Lefèbvre, Henri Paradis, Henri Selmer, Alexandre Selmer.