This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1923, 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.
|Composition Year||1938, revised 1939|
|Genre Categories||;; ; ;|
|Work Title||Violin Concerto in D minor|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.44|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||INM 84|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1938, revised 1939|
|First Performance.||1939-01-10, Moscow|
|Copyright Information||This work is claimed to be under copyright in the USA due to|
"restoration" via the GATT/TRIPS amendment (Section 104).
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||31 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||violin and orchestra
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Wikipedia article (Japanese)
The first (1938) version of the work can be heard in a broadcast recording included in an Oistrakh Edition set of CDs on Brilliant Classics; commercial recordings (almost?) entirely use the 1939 revision.
US premiere with orchestra given by Michel Piastro, violin, John Barbirolli conducting the Philharmonic Symphony Society of New York, at a student concert on March 1, 1941 ()