In 1994, one of my closest friends, Fred Chance, died of complications from AIDS. I processed his voice with computer generated sounds and live alto flute to express Chance's regret over passing the AIDS virus to his lover of ten years.
from Animated Poetry,
released November 15, 2009
Betsy Cuffel, Alto Flute. Fred Chance, Vocals & Text. Composed at UCSB's CREATE studios.