About

Roger A. Martinez is a composer who writes media music for video games and films, as well as concert and electronic music. He has written for a variety of settings, including soundtrack work, opera, chamber music, and electronic music. Roger studied at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music's Technology and Applied Composition program, and has a background in computer science. He is always interested in using technology to find new modes of expression and form in music. Roger has also worked for many years as a touring performer and recording artist. He currently serves as artistic advisor for the independent opera company Alter Ego Chamber Opera.

 

Roger's film score credits include 2018's A Night Like This, by director Frank Battaglia, and 2015's Equity, directed by Andrew Donato. Roger's first opera, Potentialitepremiered in July 2019. In 2021, Roger created several electronic reinterpretations of arias from Handel's Alcina as part of Alter Ego Chamber Opera's Alcina Revamped.