In the 1970’s, he began studying music at the University of Florida, and ended up composing, arranging and producing live and recorded music for several small ensembles and solo artists.
In the ’80s, Roger produced recordings, concerts and commercial jingles, winning several local and regional ADDY awards.
In the early ’90's, Roger studied the culture and music of Latin America, writing, arranging and producing for a contemporary Latin band, and collaborating in his songwriting with lyricists Gilberto De Paz and Carlos Collazo.
He continued arranging music for church ensembles, working as a music copyist, producer and recording and engineer, and in the late ‘90’s he studied film scoring with Ron Jones and Lee Sanders in Los Angeles.
Most of the first decade Roger was in Los Angeles, working both independently as a film composer and as an assistant to Ron Jones Productions, providing demo recordings and orchestrations for two shows on Fox Television.
Currently, Roger continues to produce music for film, television, and multi-media from coast to coast.