Frederick Rosse

Frederick Rosse (1867 – 20 June 1940) was an English composer of light music and operetta. After studying music in Germany and elsewhere, he began his career as a musical director at London theatres. He composed suites of incidental music for several plays, orchestral suites and songs. His "Doge's March" from his music for The Merchant of Venice was his most enduring piece.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1867, Died June 20, 1940

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1923

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-2747 10-in. 9/12/1905 Put me in my little cell Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 75030 12-in. 5/8/1923 Merchant of Venice suite, part 1 Alick Maclean ; New Queen's Hall Light Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 75031 12-in. 5/8/1923 Merchant of Venice suite, part 2 Alick Maclean ; New Queen's Hall Light Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 75032 12-in. 5/8/1923 Merchant of Venice suite, part 3 Alick Maclean ; New Queen's Hall Light Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 75033 12-in. 5/8/1923 Merchant of Venice suite, part 4 Alick Maclean ; New Queen's Hall Light Orchestra Orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rosse, Frederick," accessed January 21, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107742.

Rosse, Frederick. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 21, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107742.

"Rosse, Frederick." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 21 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107742

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