Symphonic Band: Proteus Rising from the Sea (1994) [10:00]

Commissioned and recorded by the Air Force Band of Flight, Lt. Col. Richard A. Shelton, Commander and Conductor for the compact disc Images.

First performance: 28 January 1995, East Tennessee State University. Selected for 2002 SCI National Conference, University of Akron; 2001 Virginia CBDNA Symposium for New Band Music, The University of Richmond; Virginia Intercollegiate Band conducted by the composer.

The Air Force Band of Flight
Lt. Col. Richard A. Shelton, Commander and Conductor
U.S. Air Force CD (1996)


Air Force Band of Flight, Lt. Col. Richard A. Shelton, conductor; University of Massachussetts Wind Ensemble, Malcolm Rowell, conductor; Indiana University Wind Ensemble, Ray Cramer, conductor, at 1998 Society of Composers, Inc. National Conference, 16 April 1998; Sam Houston State University Wind Ensemble, Matthew McInturf, Conductor, 11 March 1999 and 10 April 1999; University of Akron Symphonic Band, Robert Jorgensen, conductor, 19 and 21 April 2002; Miami University (FL) Wind Ensemble, Gary Green, conductor, Festival Miami, November 2003; College of Wooster Scot Symphonic Band, Jack Gallagher, guest conductor, 14 May 2006; Cincinnati Conservatory Symphony Band, Terence Milligan, conductor, 30 April 2004 and 1 May 2008.

WSVH-FM Savannah, 5 September 2007; MUSIClassical CONCERT, 27 June 2007; Contemporary Classical Internet Radio, 28 November 2006; WNUR-FM, Evanston, 1 January 2006; WCLV-FM, Cleveland, 20 November 1999; 17 January 1998; 18 July 1998; WCNY-FM, Syracuse, October 1997.

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"Impressive and expressive music. A composer at home with a large—slightly abstract—sonic canvas."
—Mark Satola, WCLV-FM, Cleveland