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).
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:
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)
M16, EagleNebula, NGC6611 (Emission Nebula)
Credit: NASA, ESA, and the Hubble Heritage Team (STScI/AURA)
OrionNebula, M42, NGC1976 (Emission Nebula)
Credit: NASA,ESA, M. Robberto (Space Telescope Science Institute/ESA) and the Hubble SpaceTelescope Orion Treasury Project Team
Messier 79, M79, NGC1904 (Globular Cluster)
Credit: NASA and ESA; Acknowledgment: S. Djorgovski (Caltech) and F. Ferraro (University of Bologna)
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.