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London: Boosey & Hawkes, 1942. B. & H. 8863.
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||String Quartet No.2
||Quartet No.2 for Strings
- I. Mesto. Moderato con moto
- II. Andante con tristezza
- III. Con spirito (alla Burlesca)
- IV. Epilogue. Mesto. Allegro vivace (quasi alla breve)
||1942 – London: Boosey & Hawkes
||U.S. copyright status: copyright renewed 1969 (R459701)|
In the USA, This item is not in the public domain because it was renewed 28 years after first publication with a proper notice or it was "restored" to copyright status via a Notice of Intent to Enforce (NIE) under the provisions of the GATT/TRIPS amendments. It will enter the US public domain on January 1st, 2038.
||Dedicated to my dear friend Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, on her birthday, October 30th, 1940
||Early 20th century
||2 violins, viola, cello