String Quartet No.2, Op.33 No.2 (Myaskovsky, Nikolay)

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Sheet Music


PDF scanned by Ruslan Razgulyaev
Emiles Mern (2012/8/14)

Editor First edition
Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, 1931. Plate M. 12136 Г.
Coissue - Vienna: Universal Edition, 1931. Plate U.E. 10140.
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General Information

Work Title String Quartet No.2
Alternative. Title
Composer Myaskovsky, Nikolay
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.33 No.2
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. INM 44
Key C minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements:
  1. Allegro maestoso - Allegro giusto (un poco appassionato)
  2. Andante - Grazioso (E minor)
  3. Vivace (C major)
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1930
First Performance. 1930 December 19
Komitas Quartet (A.K. Gabrielian, L.M. Ogandshanian, M.N. Terian, S.S. Aslamasian)
First Publication. 1931
Copyright Information This work is claimed to be under copyright in the USA due to
"restoration" via the GATT/TRIPS amendment (Section 104). NIE-V8001P652
Dedication G.S. Gamburg
Average DurationAvg. Duration 20 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello

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Premiere date from Gulinskaya's 1981 book on this composer (Verlag Neue Musik 1985 German translation), p.144. Some more information @ Tassie, p.165.

String Quartets by Nikolay Myaskovsky