Some Nebulae

By Lewis Spratlan | For For Large Chamber Ensemble | 20′

Title: Some Nebulae
Composer: Lewis Spratlan
Year Composed: 2019
Instrumentation: For Large Chamber Ensemble (2x Flute (1 piccolo doubling), 2x Horn in F, 2x Trumpet in C, 1x Violin, 1x Cello, 1x Bass).
Duration: 20′

Format: Full Score in C
Page Size: 10″x13″
Catalog Number: OM0437

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The piece is written in honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing. Each movement responds to a Hubble Space Telescope image:

Movement I

Spiral Galaxy M74, NGC628

Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage (STScI/AURA)-ESA/Hubble Collaboration; Acknowledgment: R. Chandar (University of Toledo) and J. Miller (University of Michigan)

Movement II

M16, EagleNebula, NGC6611 (Emission Nebula)

Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)

Movement III

OrionNebula, M42, NGC1976 (Emission Nebula)

Credit: NASA,ESA, M. Robberto (Space Telescope Science Institute/ESA) and the Hubble SpaceTelescope Orion Treasury Project Team

Movement IV

Messier 79, M79, NGC1904 (Globular Cluster)

Credit: NASA and ESA; Acknowledgment: S. Djorgovski (Caltech) and F. Ferraro (University of Bologna)

Movement V

Orion Nebula, M42, NGC 1976, Trapezium (Emission Nebula)

Credit: NASA, ESA, T. Megeath (University of Toledo) and M. Robberto (STScI)

Commission/Dedication: In honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo Moon Landing.

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