Chemical Wedding (1975; piccolo, 3 fl. (picc.), Alto Fl. (picc., fl.), tpt., hn., tbn., btbn., 3 pcn.) for chamber ensemble is based on 5 works of the artist Max Ernst. Each movement reflects upon the art and is named for the particular composition:1. Chemical Wedding; 2. Grasshoppers Serenading the Moon; 3. Seen Through a Disposition; 4. Bewildered Planet; Interlude; 5. The Sky Marries the Earth.

Listen to the second movement below:

The opening pages of the score can be viewed below:

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