Proteus has enjoyed years of success providing numerous clients with their performances and tremendous musical excellence in Hong Kong. Today Proteus is a most sought after band and boasts of a special selection of songs that can save a dying party at any moment’s notice. The band performs popular hits from the 60’s till today’s current chart toppers. The band also performs Jazz, Latin, R&B and mood music for ones listening pleasure. This mixture of timeless, elegant music has created a log of memorable parties over the many years. The satisfaction of deeply pleasing people through music is what has motivated the band to perform to a high standard of professionalism and integrity.
The band is managed and led by Dylan Lye (Srilankan), a guitarist who plays bass as well and who has absorbed the talents of Howard Roberts, George Benson, Wes Montgomery, Larry Carlton, Victor Wooten, Nathan East and Marcus Miller and also chips in with vocals. Dylan Lye is a synonymous name with the jazz aficionados of Sri Lanka. Adonis de Jesus (Filipino) is an extraordinary performer with the keyboards, a great musician/composer and handles all the musical arrangements.
Hassan Musafer (Srilankan) a highly respected drummer in Sri Lanka and Hong Kong keeps a tight groove on drums and percussion. A lady with a golden voice Kathleen Leslie (Phillipino ) is the lead singer of the group. Kathleen rated as one of the sort after and versatile vocalists in the Philippines has made a name for herself in Hong Kong. She has performed at most of the leading hotels in Hong Kong as the featured singer.
The Grand Hyatt, Conrad, Intercontinental, W Hotel, Ritz Carlton, Kowloon Shangri-La, Peninsula Hotel, Island Shangri-La, Marriot Hotel, Renaissance, Four Seasons, Sheraton and the Hong Kong Convention Centre are some of the venues where Proteus has performed. Proteus has also performed at exclusive membership clubs, corporate and celebratory events in addition overseas gigs in Singapore, Macau, (ad coma) and China.