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 20th, 1940

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


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  


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