david rowden

artistic director / clarinetist

david rowden

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debut album

The Omega Ensemble present their debut recording on ABC Classics, surveying music for clarinet from across three centuries.

single release

Composed for Omega Ensemble's Co-Artistic Director's David Rowden and Maria Raspopova and premiered in 2017 - Premiere recording of Andrew Anderson's Miniatures for Clarinet and Piano.

album release

David Rowden appears as Principal Clarinet in Mozart Symphony 40.

David Rowden appears as Principal Clarinet in Mozart Symphony 40.

David’s long time mentor and friend Paul Meyer (clarinet / conductor) joined Omega Ensemble in 2016 in a live performance at City Recital Hall. This album was mastered by Virginia Read and enhanced for Digital Release by ABC Classic in March 2019.


D’Addario Australia announce David Rowden as an endorsed D’Addario Artist. David performs on their recently launched Reserve Evolution reeds.

“I am proud to perform on the new D’Addario Evolution reeds and thrilled to join their family of artists. D’Addario’s incredible consistency and evenness of sound over the entire register of the instrument stands them apart from any other reeds on the market.”
David Rowden - Founder & Artistic Director (Omega Ensemble).


The Abyss of the Birds.

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