Composition database

This is the Composition Database of BMC, which includes information about works by composers that are either Hungarian or Hungarian by origin or live in Hungary.

Title of the work

Overture of the Clocks


Original / Hungarian title
Overture of the Clocks / Órák nyitánya
Foreign language / English title
Overture of the Clocks
For symphony orchestra
Year of composition

Symphony orchestra
picc., 2 fl., 2 ob., 2 cl.,2 fg.- 4 cor., 2 tr., 3 trb. - timp., perc. (trg., tambourine, ptto.sosp., gr.c.) - arpa - strings: vl. 1, vl. 2, vla., vlc., cb.
8 min

Movements, parts
One movement

Commissioned by
Hungarian State Opera House
Premiere information
1 January 2019, Erkel Theater, Budapest; Orchestra of the Hungarian State Opera House, Zsolt Hamar (cond.)
Publisher / Source
Kontrapunkt Music © 2018
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