Cygnus X-1 - Ph. Spätling
Item num.: ES00112
by Philipp Spätling
Instrumentation: 2 treble recorder, tenor recorder, bass recorder
Cygnus X-1 is the designation for the first black hole discovered in the constellation of Cygnus. This piece describes how this "energy monster" swallows up all matter in its vicinity. Get outer space on stage: This piece is inspired by photographs of the Hubble Space Telescope. "Cygnus X-1" is conceived to be combined to a suite with the following pieces: Distances in space, Andromeda M 31, Contacting a Bypassing Spaceship, Strange Worlds seen from the Spaceship, Jewel Box, Uranus, Helix Nebula, Haydn's view through Herschel's telescope
A preview and sound samples can be found under "files"