Through Countless Halls of Air

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SMC S664CB/ HL 3777983

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Concert Band
Commissioned by and dedicated to Lt. Col. Alan L. Bonner and the US Air Force Band, Washington, D.C. The title is taken from the poem "High Flight" and specifically from the line "I fling my eager craft through footless halls of air and touch the face of God." Each movement conveys a specific moment in the history of flight. Movement titles: 1. First Flight (Daedalus and Icarus), 2. Kitty Hawk (Orville and Wilbur), 3. High Flight (The BeeGee and the Blackbird)