Cécile Rongen studied Clarinet and Bass clarinet at the Conservatory of Amsterdam. After her studies she was employed in the Radio Philharmonic Orchestra on Bass clarinet for several years. During her studies she joined the European Union Youth Orchestra and the Schleswig Holstein Orchester. Since 2009 Cécile was employed at the educational department of the Muziekcentrum van de Omroep in Hilversum, where she was trained as a workshop leader Creative Music Making. Cécile currently works at Mocca, an organization for Art education in schools in Amsterdam, and at the Conservatory of Utrecht where she teaches Clarinet methodology to Internship-coaching.