Review: Music and molecules converge in Emory’s “Creation of the World” [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 30 Jan 2012, ArtsATL

The musicians rehearse for Sunday's performance. (Photo by Mark Gresham)

The musicians rehearse for Sunday’s performance. (Photo by Mark Gresham)

In the beginning was the Sound. The big bang. From that event more than 13 billion years ago, science tells us, the universe rapidly expanded and cooled enough that its white noise of energy could change into subatomic particles. Those particles later joined to form atoms, and those atoms combined to form molecules, eventually leading to the emergence of life. … •