Latour, Jean Théodore (1766-1837)
A much admired Duett For Two Performers on One Piano Forte, In which is introduced the favorite Air of Dolce Concento, with Variations Composed by T. LatourE. Riley: New York, [1823-24]. Folio. 11 pp. Disbound. Faint water stain in upper right of all pages, tear in bottom margin of page 4, otherwise very good.
"O dolce concento" is the tune from Mozart's "Das klinget so herrlich" from the Magic Flute. The tune also circulated widely with the text "Away with melancholy."MUS-10210$85