Jewel Box - Ph. Spätling
Item num.: ES00114
by Philipp Spätling
Instrumentation: descant recorder, 2 treble recorders, great bass recorder
The twinkling of the stars of this stellar cluster was the astronomers' inspiration for its name and Ph. Spätling's inspiration for his music... Get outer space on stage: This piece is inspired by photographs of the Hubble Space Telescope. "Jewel box" is conceived to be combined to a suite with the following pieces: Distances in space, Cygnus X-1, Contacting a Bypassing Spaceship, Strange Worlds seen from the Spaceship, Andromeda M 31, Uranus, Helix Nebula, Haydn's view through Herschel's telescope
A preview and sound samples can be found under "files"