Steve Roach

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Steve Roach (born February 16, 1955) is an American composer and performer of ambient and electronic music, whose recordings are informed by his impressions of environment, perception, flow and space. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Steve Roach has received more than 125,378 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Steve Roach is the 1,187th most popular composer (down from 989th in 2019), the 11,143rd most popular biography from United States (down from 9,074th in 2019) and the 117th most popular American Composer.

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  • 130k

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  • 51.92

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  • 16

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  • 3.14

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.67

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among composers, Steve Roach ranks 1,187 out of 1,228Before him are Bernie Worrell, Thomas Adès, Norman Dello Joio, Frank Loesser, Edvin Marton, and Magnus Lindberg. After him are Don Davis, Jeremy Soule, Randall Thompson, Anne Dudley, Ludovic Bource, and Erik Mongrain.

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Among people born in 1955, Steve Roach ranks 467Before him are Ray Ozzie, Rupert Keegan, Ewine van Dishoeck, Clare Higgins, Leslie Jordan, and Steve Sumner. After him are David Axelrod, Patrizio Sala, Tony Miles, Stephen Robinson, Stephen Walt, and Michael O'Keefe.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Steve Roach ranks 11,143 out of 15,968Before him are Byron Scott (1961), Stuart Hamm (1960), Geoffrey Marcy (1954), Hope Emerson (1897), Nancy J. Currie-Gregg (1958), and Frank L. Culbertson Jr. (1949). After him are Sonny Fortune (1939), Anissa Jones (1958), Russell Hornsby (1974), Craig Hodges (1960), Tiffany Young (1989), and Leonard Frey (1938).

Among COMPOSERS In United States

Among composers born in United States, Steve Roach ranks 117Before him are Joel Goldsmith (1957), Robert Ashley (1930), Stephen Schwartz (1948), Bernie Worrell (1944), Norman Dello Joio (1913), and Frank Loesser (1910). After him are Don Davis (1957), Jeremy Soule (1975), Randall Thompson (1899), Marc Shaiman (1959), Justin Hurwitz (1985), and Jonathan Larson (1960).