This is the concert version of the Interactive sound and sculpture environment on memory and loss in a family whose father has Alzheimer's. Visitors encountered smoothly overlaid sounds and stories of the family as they moved through the space and neared or touched sculptural objects and water features designed and constructed by McVicar.
Early childhood memories. Song "If I had a Girl" performed by 95 year old anonmous Alzheimer patient.
from Animated Poetry
released November 15, 2009
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The work was funded by University of California at Santa Barbara and Berman & Co. and was performed in Konstmuseum, Göteborg, Sweden – International Computer Music Festival (2002) Tech Museum of Innovation, San Jose – GroundZero Launch (2001) MB5 2000, Oakland (2001) Mentions: Hinkle-Turner, Elizabeth. “Continued Promise for the Future”, Women Composers And Music Technology in the United States: Crossing the Line, Ashgate Publishing, 2006.