soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, and piano
Duration: 12 minutes
The Unstoppable Fear Machine ©2023
- Thought Compressor
- Pulse Regulator (Illusion of Calm)
Fear is a fundamental and deeply wired reaction that has evolved over time. It is supposed to protect us from a threat to our existence. The Unstoppable Fear Machine, confronts the idea that the world we live in today is the machine of torment and upset. We react in our hard-wired ways: fight or flight or freeze. Each of the three contrasting movements explores the premise, ending with flight.
World Premiere: Italy, August 2023