Stéphane Chausse was born in Menton, in the south of France in 1974. He started playing the clarinet at the age of 7. After brilliant classical studies, he started playing jazz and then learned the saxophone and the flute.
In 2007 he released his first album Rue Longue.
Today he invests his energy mainly in his quartet but also in other formations as a sideman. He also plays EWI in several projects.
He has collaborated with many artists including Natalie Cole, Michel Legrand, Benny Golson, Ray Charles, Marcus Miller, Quincy Jones…
Centered and powerful, the 'Signature' clarinet offers a rich palette of colors.
Boehm system, B-flat Privilège Bass Clarinet to low C. The exceptional acoustics are in keeping with the Henri SELMER Paris tradition. The ergonomics and an amazing ease of blowing give a real playing comfort.
The 'Reference 36' features a rich and open tone, in the wake of the 'Balanced Action' made from 1936 onwards.