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Richard B. Human, Jr.

Assistant Professor, Music

E-mail address: richard@trombone.org
Website: http://www.trombone.org

Dr. Richard Human, Jr. is an Assistant Professor of Music at Mississippi State University in the Department of Music Education, where he serves as the Coordinator of the Brass Area. He is also the Founder and Publisher of the Online Trombone Journal, a web site for student and professional trombonists.

Awake, Arise

Human, Jr., Richard B.
Collaborators: Dr. Jeff Pappas, Dr. Bob Damm

"Awake, Arise!" is a musical composition for large choir, brass quintet and percussion. It was composed to celebrate the investiture of Dr. J. Charles Lee as Mississippi State's 17th President, and the 125th anniversary of Mississippi State University.