Prague Concert Life, 1850-1881

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Composer: Wenzel Heinrich Veit

Concert Overture Nocí k světlu (Night to dawn), orch, D minor, op.17

Key: D minor

Opus no.: 17

Year of composition: 1842

Dedicated to I.I.W. Verhulst and published (Leipzig: Hofmeister, 1842) without the title which was acquired later. However, on the title page the publication carried a five-line verse from Wieland’s Oberon ‘Die Hand die uns durch dieses Dunkel führt ...’