Symphony No.18, Op.42 (Myaskovsky, Nikolay)

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Publisher. Info. Izbrannye sochinenii͡a, vol.4.
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1953. Plate M. 23517 Г.
Misc. Notes Published in a volume with Symphony No.21, prefatory notes in Russian. Score occasionally contains slight skew or scanning artifacts. Edited(? perhaps just the notes were written by) by Aleksandr Lokshin (1920–1987), see WorldCat.
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General Information

Work Title Symphony No.18
Alternative. Title
Composer Myaskovsky, Nikolay
Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No. Op.42
I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No. INM 73
Key C major
Movements/SectionsMov'ts/Sec's 3 movements
I. Allegro risoluto, C major, 253 bars
II. Lento ma non troppo, A minor, 208 bars
III. Allegro giocoso, C major, 286 bars
Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp. 1937
First Performance. 1937-10-01 in Moscow
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 for the 20th anniversary of the October Revolution
Average DurationAvg. Duration 24 minutes
Composer Time PeriodComp. Period Early 20th century
Piece Style Early 20th century
Instrumentation orchestra
piccolo, 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets (B), 2 bassoons
4 horns (F), 3 trumpets (B), 3 trombones, tuba
timpani, triangle, tambourine, cymbals, bass drum, strings
External Links
Wikipedia article (German)

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1940 date from from digitized card catalog entry D.136., Biblioteca Centrală Universitară "Lucian Blaga", Cluj-Napoca, Romania. (Also from British Library St. Pancras.

Symphonies by Nikolay Myaskovsky