Morneaumix: my husband

Program Notes
Morneaumix: my husband is a remix of composer David Morneau’s My Husband. Utilizing a three-note {016} motive found in Morneau’s work, the core of this remix are layers of a degrading 31 beat iso-rhythm. This short 8-channel fixed media composition was completed in 2014.

Biographical Sketch
Mike McFerron is professor of music and composer-in-residence at Lewis University and he is founder and co-director of Electronic Music Midwest (http://www.emmfestival.org). A past fellow of the MacDowell Colony, Ucross, June in Buffalo, and the Chamber Music Conference of the East/Composers’ Forum, honors include, among others, first prize in the Louisville Orchestra Composition Competition, first prize in the CANTUS commissioning/residency program, recipient of the 2005 CCF Abelson Vocal Music Commission, and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s “First Hearing” Program. He serves on the board of the directors for the Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra and also as the Chair of the Executive Committee for the Society of Composers, Inc. McFerron’s music can be heard on numerous commercial CDs as well as on his website at http://www.bigcomposer.com.