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The Universe: A Journey through Space and Time

Composer
Year of composition
2010
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
5 minutes
Genre
Modern classical music
Instrumentation
Large mixed ensemble
Instrumental parts
Not available
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I wrote this song as part of a 10th grade English project in which I chose to read Michio Kaku's Parallel Worlds. The song is based on the phases of the universe as presented in this book, starting with the birth of the universe as the collision of two membranes. Then, stars begin to form. Next, the song moves on to beauty as the solar system and life form, after which sadness is heard as the universe dies. Then, beauty is once again heard as life survives by escaping to another universe.

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