#133 Composer Cosmology

As astrophysicists like Neil deGrasse Tyson learn more about the cosmos and present their often strange and wondrous findings to the public, the creative mind can’t help but be captivated and inspired, and composers are certainly no exception.

From super strings to quarks, multiple dimensions to M theory, we’ll play several imaginative works by composers captivated by our universe.

Hosted by Seth Boustead
Produced by Jesse McQuarters

Daniel Kellogg: Beginnings from Divinum Mysterium (excerpt)
eighth blackbird
Cedille 076

Derek Bermel: Heart of Space fr. Short History of the Universe
JACK Quartet; Derek Bermel, clarinet

Daniel Kellogg: The Spirit of God Moved Upon the Face of the Waters from Divinum Mysterium (excerpt)
eighth blackbird
Cedille 076

Evan Ziporyn: Ka fr. Sulvasutra
The Silk Road Ensemble
World Village 468095

Tristan Murail: Gondwana (excerpt)
ORTF National Orchestra/Yves Prin
Naive 782175

Mark Petering: String Theory fr. Three Pieces for Mixed Trio
Adams Marks, piano; Andrew Williams, violin; Jennifer Woodrum, clarinet (Fifth House Ensemble)
Zebrina 1077

Michael Gandolfi: The Fractal Terrace fr. The Garden of Cosmic Speculation
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra/Spano
Telarc 60696

John Corigliano: The Mannheim Rocket
Helsinki Symphony Orchestra/Storgårds
Ondine 1039

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