"In an era when many composers paradoxically seek to maintain a sizeable distance and artistic isolation between themselves and the society they ultimately desire to engage, award-winning composer Roger Rudenstein is a clear and vibrant exception to that rule. As the composer of the first full-length opera about AIDS, GRACE, Rudenstein is no stranger to tackling the most controversial topics and fanning the flames of social awareness through his art." -- MMC Recordings
""Repetition, augmentation and diminution of time values, and manipulation of dynamics are combined masterfully to produce music that, in the words of Beethoven, 'goes from heart to
heart.' " -- Fanfare
This site contains classical mp3's of my music for listening or download. It is also contains samples of "Trump the Opera" a work in progress. The opera is funny, very funny. Believe me.
Can James Joyce's famous novel Ulysses be made into an opera?