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The night of the wedding, [1997]-30 Mar 1998

MSS. Mus. b. 152-154

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Opera in one act. Libretto by the composer. Based on Frederick Witney's play 'Nuit de noces'. Hurd had originally asked Witney's permission to set it to music in 1954/1955.

MS. Mus. b. 152: Score, with accompaniment for piano and harpsichord (never intended to be orchestrated?), 32 pages (27-32 blank), dated at end, '©1998, Liss, March 30th'.

MS. Mus. b. 153: Draft pencil score, entitled 'Nuit de noces', 16 pages, dated at end, 'January 1st 1998'.

MS. Mus. b. 154: Pencil sketch, 1 leaf, [1997].


  • [1997]-30 Mar 1998


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  • English


MSS. Mus. b. 152-154

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