Wilbert Roget, II is an award-winning composer for the film and video game industries. An experienced and well-rounded classical musician, Roget received his Music degree from Yale University, graduating With Distinction and winning several awards in the arts.
His unique and diverse musical voice combines elements of large and small performing forces, traditional and modern instrumentation, electronic manipulation of acoustic instruments and sweeping orchestral gesture. Drawing influence from Western Classical music as well as the sounds, idioms, and harmonies of world music from Bulgaria to Bali, Roget has developed a very personal sound and wide, versatile compositional range.
In 2008, Wilbert joined the in-house music team at LucasArts, working as a composer for Star Wars: The Old Republic and music editor on the Star Wars: The Force Unleashed series, Monkey Island special edition remakes, Indiana Jones: Staff of Kings, and several other released and upcoming games. In 2011, he had the honor of winning two Game Audio Network Guild awards for his contributions to the Star Wars: The Old Republic soundtrack.
He is also a successful sample library developer, having founded Impact Soundworks and produced the Impact: Steel metallic percussion library, now a mainstay in the film and video game music composition world.