Composer • Orchestrator • Conductor
Roger has won another award, this time for Gamma Rays, a composition for 3-part harp ensemble. The resultant first performance was recently given in New York.
Roger joined presenter Tommy Pearson to discuss the music of the great film composer John Barry in advance of the RPO's concert featuring his work.
Mardi Brass have recorded The Agents, which will feature on their next album, Something Blue.
Just Music launched their publication of Eulogy Blues at the British Open Brass Band Championship contest.
Following performances in Florida and Washington earlier this year, Beware the English Language! has just received its New York premiere.
Another of Roger's compositions, Audio Illusion, is to be added to the catalogue of Reynard Music.
The Four Temperaments, which received an honourable mention in the Humboldt Chamber Brass competition and performed as a septet at the Californian summer school, was given its first performance in a new 10-piece version by the Bristol Brass Consort.
Recent comments‘Roger May is the NSC's Composer-in-Residence and his Simon's Mangrove Groove is a masterpiece of writing for the group. Superb!’ [Clarinet & Sax Magazine]
Music, I feel, must be emotional first and intellectual second.