Curse of the Fathers (1993)
Commissioned by: Victor Sese
Premiere: June 1993, Organ Hall, Arizona State University, Tempe AZ, Victor Sese, guitar.
Notable Performance: June 1994, University of Washington, Seattle, Pro Con Art Student Composers Series, Tom Baker, guitar.
Curse of the Fathers loosely follows a creation myth, and was inspired by a Goya painting called "Saturn Devouring his Son". It was written for Victor Sese, who premiered the piece in 1994.