First Term at the Piano, Sz.53 (Bartók, Béla)
This work likely not be 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) 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.
Budapest: Rózsavölgyi és Társa, n.d.(1929).
Mineola: Dover Publications
|Work Title||First Term at the Piano|
|Opus/Catalogue Number||Sz.53 ; BB.66|
|Year/Date of Composition||1913/1929|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
Dating here is wrong.
Quoting László Somfai (Béla Bartók: Composition, Concepts, and Autograph Sources, p.307..
"[BB.66 / Sz.52-53/ W.32] Piano method, co-authored with S. Reschofsky - 1913; [revised as] First Term at the Piano, 1929 [Sz.53]) -
No autogr. MS of the 48(?) pieces written by Bartók for the Piano Method and the 18 pieces re-edited separately as the First Term at the Piano exist. Revised copy of the Piano Method for a planned new edition (Béla Bartók Jr.)"