At the Monastery (Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay)
Georgy Kirkor (1910–1980)
N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov: Complete Collected Works, vol.27 (Полное собрание сочинений).
Moscow: Muzgiz, 1955. Plate M. 24858 Г.
Melville, NY: Belwin Mills, 1983, K 5245.
Reprint lacks foreword, plate numbers, colophon, etc. of original imprint; parts have new headings; Olga Browning's translation of editor's foreword omitted from this scan; author/title footer added to PDF by L.N. for clarity.
|Work Title||At the Monastery|
|Alternative Title||В монастыре ; In the Monastery ; Fugue (Фуга)|
|Year/Date of Composition||1878–79|
|First Publication||1955 – Moscow: Muzgiz (in vol.27 of Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov: Complete Collected Works). Plate М. 24858 Г.|
1966 – Moscow: Muzgiz. Arrangement for piano 4 hands, as In Church (in vol.49Б of Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov: Complete Collected Works). Plate 3488.
|Composer Time Period||Romantic|
|Instrumentation||2 violins, viola, cello|
|Extra Information||Originally intended as the last movement of a String Quartet (1878–79), of which the first three movements became the Sinfonietta on Russian Themes, Op.31.|
Also arranged for piano 4 hands, as In Church (В церкви) (1879).