- Department(s): Woodwind
- Specialism(s): Clarinet
Rosa Campos Fernandez was born in Vigo (Spain). She studied Clarinet and Piano at the Conservatorio Superior de Musica de Vigo and graduated from there in June 1998.
In September 2000, Rosa went to the Birmingham Conservatoire to study Clarinet and Bass Clarinet with Anthony Pay, Joan Enric Lluna and Michael Harris. She graduated in 2003 with DPS (Diploma of Professional Studies) with distinction.
After leaving the Conservatoire she took classes with Hans Deinzer and Pascal Moragues. She joined the Hallé Orchestra in 2004 as co-principal Clarinet with E-flat, where she still holds a full time position. In addition to the Hallé, Rosa has also performed with other orchestras and ensembles including the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, the Northern Sinfonia, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Orquesta de Cadaqués, the Real Filarmonía de Galicia (Santiago de Compostela) and the Moonwinds Ensemble.
Rosa has maintained a busy life as a soloist and chamber musician, playing concerts in Taiwan, Sweden, Italy, Spain and England. Her most recent project is with pianist Paul Janes.
She is currently a visiting teacher of clarinet at Chetham´s School of Music and the Royal Northern College of Music.