String Quartet No.5, Op.47 (Myaskovsky, Nikolay)

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Publisher. Info. Moscow: Muzgiz, n.d. Plate M. 25238 Г.
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Work Title String Quartet No.5
Alternative. Title
Composer Myaskovsky, Nikolay
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.47
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. INM 47
Key E minor
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 4 movements
  1. Allegro tranquillo, E minor, 258 bars
  2. Molto vivo, sussurando, A minor, 236 bars
  3. Andantino semplice (quasi Andante), F minor, 116 bars
  4. Allegro molto e con brio, E major, 501 bars
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1938-39
First Publication. 1940 ?
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 Vissarion Shebalin
Average DurationAvg. Duration 25 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation 2 violins, viola, cello
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