Bob Roudon received a BFA in composition from the University of New Mexico in 1960. He studied composition with Edwin Gershefski and Dr. Walter Keller. He strayed from the music world and worked as an Engineer for many years then founded a well know Winery in California. He was always aware that music was his first love and kept in touch. He retired from the Winery in 1995 and devoted full time to composition. He currently lives most of the year in Nice, France.