Gary David Pobst (G.D.P., a.k.a. Sonic Poet) is a modern day, technologically-empowered, multi-hyphenated artist/musician: Composer-Songwriter-Poet-Arranger-Producer-Engineer-Guitarist-Bassist-Keyboardist. His Bright Future CD delivers a unique meld of new age, pop/rock, contemporary jazz and orchestral styles. The CD features 11 instrumental tracks ranging from the bright, upbeat sounds of the title track (Bright Future), Smooth Sailing, The Sound of Things to Come, Freedom, and No Limits...to the soothing and more subdued sounds of Fields of Plenty, Breakthrough, Calm Before the Storm, and the award-winning acoustical masterpiece, A Gentle Goodbye. It even includes a Symphony for Modern Society, realized on classical guitar and electronic orchestra. The CD also features renowned saxophonist, Sam Skelton, who's flawless readings of Pobst's scores and spectacular solos blend beautifully with Pobst's guitars and electronic orchestrations. G.D.P.'s compositions deliver memorable melodies ('hooks') that have a way of staying in the listener's head long after the song is over. The songs feature a large palette of sounds and musical 'colors', both acoustic and electronic, which create a more interesting and stimulating aural picture.