Pierre Rode

Pierre Rode

  • Born
    16th February 1774
  • Died
    25th November 1830
  • Birthplace
    Bordeaux, France
Jacques Pierre Joseph Rode was a French violinist and composer. Rode served as violin soloist to Napoleon and toured extensively in the Netherlands, Germany, England and Spain, staying with François-Adrien Boieldieu in Saint Petersburg from 1804 until 1809, and later spending much time in Moscow.