October 29, 1999:
Mickie Willis has just completed a piano trio commissioned by the Louisiana Music Teachers' National Association, as part of the national commissioning program of the Music Teachers' National Association. The piece, Shards of Memory, will premiere at the LMTA annual conference in Shreveport, Louisiana on October 29.
He has also just completed a new choral work, Twelve Words, commissioned by the St. Petersburg Junior College Chorus, in St. Petersburg, Florida.
He is now at work on a new commissioned piece for the chamber group, Pastiche, based at McNeese State University.
Further details will be announced as they are finalized.