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The Sky Lit Up And I Saw Our Moon With A Tail

Piano

dedicated to Simone Keller

Matthew Lee Knowles April 2012

q = 48 molto accel.          
q = 48
molto accel.
 

 
 
 
d
gb
f
f
 
    
  
 
 
 
 
  
   
 

   
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
f possibile, violent
  
 
 
 



 


 
 
 
   


  
 
 
 
  
 
  

senza pedal

2

gliss. q = 72           
gliss.
q = 72
 
  
3
     
   
 
  
3
ppp
3
ff
ffff
pppp
mp
3
 
3

   
 
 
3
3
 3
       7       
7
 
  
 
 
 
 
     
ppp
3
sffz!
6 mp
pppp
6
    
 
 
  
 
  
  
3
3
3
         12     
12
 
 
 
  
  
3
3
ff
pp
3
mp
ffff
mp
3
 
 
3
3

  

 
3

3

q - 98   16         
q - 98
16
 
 
 
   
 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
   
 
   
  
  
mp
f
fff
 
                     

 
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
17
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
mp
ffff
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
  
 
       
18
  
                
                       
               
         
fff
pppp
                                        
 
 
                               

        
 
                   

4

   20           
20
 
 
  
 

        
 
 
               
           
ppp
p
f
  
                                       
 
                   
         
         

               
               
  22            
 
22
  
 
  
  
       
  
                     
   
 
p
ff
mp
  
  
 
 
  
      
 
  
  
 
 
      
  
 
  
  
   24           
24
  
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ppp
pppp
fff
p
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
                            
        
    
 
               
               

5

q = 83         26   
q = 83
 
26
 
 
fff
pppp
ffff
pp
ff
mf
6
6
p
6
  
  
  
 
 
 

               30
               30
  30            
30

fff
3
ff
pp
6
6
6
6
6
6
 
 
  
 
 
  
 
minimal pedal
              
   
33
 
mp
ffff
fff
mp
ff
mf
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
    

 
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
b

6

q = 86        37    
q
= 86
 
 
37
 
 
mf
ff
6
6
6
6
      
 
                   
                     
                     
 
 
 
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
      41        
41
 
p
pppp
3
pppp
mp
mp
6
6
6
  
 
  
  
 
        
 
        
               
      
6
6
6
6
6
6
q = 70 44           
q
= 70
44
 
 
fff
mp
ppp
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
    
   
   
 
 
 
  
  
  

7

47              
47
 
 
  
fff
pp
ppp
pppp
 
 
 
 
  
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
 
 
  
   
 
             5 50 
             5 50 
5 50             
5
50
 
 
6
 
             
             
             
             
6
6
6
6
54              
54
 
 
 
p
fff
mp
f
mp
  
 
  
 
 
  
   
  
 
 
  
6
6
6

8

q. = 53   57         
q. = 53
57
  
  
 
pppp
mp
pp
f
p
pp
p
p
mp
pppp
ffff
6
6
6
 
 
  
 
            
  
 
  
   
             
 
        
 
 
 60             
60
 
 
 
 ppp
ppp
pppp
mp
mf
6
6
 
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
      
 
       
          
 
 
q = 80
63              
63
 
mp
pppp
ppp
p
 
 
 
  
  
 
 
  
  
6
6
6
6
6
6

               
               

9

66              
66
  
mf
mp
mp
  
    
   
  
 
    
    
    
   
    
    
 
 
 
 
6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6  q. = 53 70  
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
q. = 53
70
 
 
 
fff
p
pp
ppp
mp
 
3
3
 
3
 
3
  
3
   
 
 
  
  
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
3
3
3
3
3
75              
75
 
ff
p
pp
fff
f
  
  
 
3
  
  
 
  
  
 
  
 
3
3
3
6
3
3

10

q = 60    6        79
q = 60
6
 
79
 R.H
 
 
p
f
p
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mp
b
 
 
 
 
d
 
  
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
     
 
6
6
6
6
6
6
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
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 
 
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e
f
molto rall.      6       
molto rall.
6
 
 
 
 
82
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6
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6
6
6
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   
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[R.H]
[R.H]
growling

11

q = 45   85         
q
= 45
85
  
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  
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  
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sub.
pppp
fff
p
mp
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ppp
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mf
 
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  
 
  
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 

     q = 64       
q
= 64
   
 
95
   
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        
  
 
    
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 
 
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     
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 
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   
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100
3
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     
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  
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    
3
3
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5
    
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  
 
    
    
      
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   
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   
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 

               
               

12

q. = 55 104           
q. = 55
104
 
  
   
  
            
   
 
 
  
  
            
3
7
10
7
mp
pppp
ff
mp
ppp
p
 
  
 109             
109
  
 
  
  
 
 
  
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 
   
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9
7
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 
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6
q = 87
6
7
7
6
6
6
7
       
113
        
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               

13

6 6 7 7 7 7 6    7 115   
6
6
7
7
7
7
6
7
115
        
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  

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   
    
 
     
pppp
mp
ffff
 
 
 
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 7 6 7 7 6 6 6 6     117 
7
6
7
7
6
6
6
6
117
  
  
   
        
    
        
   
    
 
    
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3
3
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3
           3 q. = 47 119
           3 q. = 47 119
q. = 47 119           
q. = 47
119
 
 
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                              
                                                               

14

       122       
  
122
 
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  
pp
f
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p
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5
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5
5
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   
     
         
                              
      
 
 
          
5
   125           
 
125
 
  
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5
5
5
5
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5
5
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                               
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                             
           
 
      
h = 35    128        
h = 35
128
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      
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   
      
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                
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     
    
   
 

15

        lunga    133  
lunga
133
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6
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 
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   
      
      
  
     
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 
    
    
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  
    
   
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 
  
   
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6
6
6
q = 102 138           
q = 102
138
  
      
      
  
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     
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      
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6
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  
145              
145
  
   
  
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          
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           
  
  
              
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               

16

152              
152
     
         
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        
        
         
  
  
 
   
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6
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5
  
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159              
159
     
                     
         
    
    
           
           
      
     
      
  
  
    
6
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6
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  166            
166
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 
  
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    173          
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173
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      179  6      
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179
6
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q = 87 185 3          
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185
3
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18

     very, very long  190  very long  
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190
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q. = 39
senza rit.
194
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