View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of "Visions In Metaphor" on Discogs. Date: Instrumentation: alto saxophone. Commission: John Sampen. Dedication: For John Sampen. Premiere: John Sampen, saxophone. SUNY Postsdam. 4/11/ Postcard from Kansas: Welcome to Interstate 5. PREVIEW. Pensive Soliloquy. 6. PREVIEW. Continuum (Postscript '97). Visions in Metaphor. John Sampen & Marilyn Shrude. Classical · Preview. Song. Time. Postmark (from Fearful Symmetries). In John Sampen and Marilyn Shrude initiated a commissioning project designed to represent this diversity. Seven major American composers were invited. Listen to Visions in Metaphor on Spotify. John Sampen · Song · Visions in Metaphor. John Sampen. Album. 12 songs. 1 hr 2 min. 1. Postmark (from Fearful symmetries)John Sampen, Marilyn Shrude. Samuel Adler; Marilyn Shrude; John Adams; William Albright; Pauline Oliveros; Karel Husa. Performers: Marilyn Shrude, piano; John Sampen, saxophone. VISIONS IN METAPHOR. John Sampen, saxophone. Marilyn Shrude, piano. works by. John Adams. Milton Babbitt. Karel Husa. Pauline Oliveros. William Albright. Play and download Visions in Metaphor (feat. Marilyn Shrude) album by John Sampen - including the songs "Postmark (from Fearful symmetries) [feat.