This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1922, plus renewal or "restoration" under the GATT/TRIPS amendments), nor in the EU and those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years. However, it is public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted) and in other countries (China, Japan, S. Korea) where the copyright term is life+50 years.
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|Work Title||String Quartet No.8|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.59|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1942|
|First Performance.||1943-3-21 in Moscow
|Copyright Information||This work is claimed to be under copyright in the USA due to|
"restoration" via the GATT/TRIPS amendment (Section 104).
|Dedication||to the memory of Z.P. Feldman (possibly Zinovii Petrovich Feldman, 1893–1942)|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||25 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||2 violins, viola, cello|
|String Quartets by Nikolay Myaskovsky|