Roger was the percussionist for 'Rocktopia' on Broadway. where he performed with Pat Monahan (Train), Dee Snyder (Twisted Sister) and Robin Zander (Cheap Trick).
Most recently, Roger was working on Sheryl Crow's new Broadway-bound show, 'Diner'.
Other credits include Martin Short, Rita Moreno, Sally Struthers, Audra McDonald, Sir Cliff Richard, Kathy Lee Gifford, and Dom DeLouise.
Roger is a founding member of the hard rock band Cruel Season. Their latest release is titled 'Breathe' (Dark Star/SONY Music).
Roger is married to performer Carter Calvert. Their CD, "Carter Calvert & The Roger Cohen Trio," debuted at #13 on the CMJ National Jazz charts. It garnered rave reviews and received national radio play. The CD is available on CDBaby and iTunes.
Another role that is very important to him is his role as a mentor in the Big Brothers Big Sisters program (BBBS.org).
Modern Drummer Magazine: "Roger's playing reveals an admirable combination of power, musical creativity and restraint."
The Barbados Advocate: "It would be unforgivable to end this review without mentioning the disciplined drumming skills of Roger Cohen, whose range and rhythm not only bring out the best in vocals but provide a richly satisfying percussion component."
Danny Gottlieb (Pat Metheny): "... one of the most original and musical solos I've heard in years!"