This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1922, 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.
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|Work Title||2 Hymn-Tune Preludes|
|Composer||Vaughan Williams, Ralph|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1936|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||8 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, strings|
An arrangement for organ was made by Herbert Sumsion (1899-1995) and published in 1938 by OUP, a complimentary copy of which was sent to Harrison Oxley (1933-2009) who did not retain it.