fix•a•tion
B-flat clarinet and computer (2002)
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PROGRAM NOTES

fix•a•tion
Function: noun
Date: 14th century
: the act, process, or result of fixing, fixating , or becoming fixated :
a : a persistent concentration of libidinal energies upon objects characteristic of psychosexual stages of development preceding the genital stage
b : stereotyped behavior (as in response to frustration)
c : an obsessive or unhealthy preoccupation or attachment
(Definition from Merriam-Webster online dictionary at m-w.com)


PERFORMANCE HISTORY

2010: (scheduled for July 2010) International Clarinet Association, ClarinetFest, Austin, TX
2010: (scheduled for April 2010) College Music Society, Pacific Northwest Meeting, Seattle, WA
2010: Electroacoustic Music Concert, Columbus State University, GA
2009: Faculty Recital, Dr. Leslie Moreau, Boise State University, ID
2005: SEAMUS National Conference, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
2005: Gainesville Chamber Orchestra New Music Series, Gainesville, FL
2005: Society of Composers National Conference, University of North Carolina at Greensboro
2005: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2004: Southeast Composers' Symposium, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
2003: Society of Composers Region IV Conference, Stetson University, Deland, FL
2003: The UW Invitational Festival of Electroacoustic Music, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2002: Florida Electroacoustic Music Festival, Gainesville, FL