Cello Sonata No.1, Op.12 (Myaskovsky, Nikolay)

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Sheet Music

Scores and Parts

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Sergeilysenko (2007/6/7)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Moscow: P. Jurgenson, n.d.[1913]. Plate 36931.
Misc. Notes This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.
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Emiles Mern (2015/1/12)

Editor Revised version
Publisher. Info. Moscow: P. Jurgenson, n.d.[1913]. Plate 36931.
Reprinted Moscow: Muzgiz, 1926, (1945). Plate Г.M.И.M. 1266. (revised)
Misc. Notes Strangely the plate numbers of both Jurgenson and Muzgiz were imprinted simultaneously. However obviously this is the revised version as there are differences in the cello part.
In that case this is not a "Reprint"...
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General Information

Work Title Cello Sonata No.1
Alternative. Title
Composer Myaskovsky, Nikolay
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.12
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. INM 3
Key D major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 2 movements (sometimes divided as 3)
I. Adagio
II. Andante
III. Allegro passionato
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1911
First Publication. 1913
Copyright Information This work is found on the NIE list (V8001P620). The NIE can only refer to a revised version issued after 1922. The Jurgenson edition here is absolutely public domain in the USA, as there was nothing issued after 1918 with the Jurgenson imprint. Of course, there's always the possibility that the US claimant of the NIE (Schimer/Music Sales) was simply lying, in which case they should be prosecuted for perjury.
Dedication W. Hoffmann
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation cello, piano
External Links Myaskovsky.ru
Edition Silvertrust

Misc. Comments

Second version was, indeed, composed (or published? Composed, I think) in 1930- see the External Link (or many other sources!) - though according to Worldcat it was also published in 1926 (either a version 1.5 or a reprint of the 1911 (1913-published) version?). (WorldCat.)) I don't know when the 1930 version was published- possibly not before the 1950s (in the Miaskovskii collected works edition)? (Then again, the ultimate source of "1930" should be queried- it might be an estimate for "published in 1926"???)

See Also
List of Compositions Featuring the Cello