Sir John in Love (Vaughan Williams, Ralph)
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.
English / German
Anton Mayer (1879-1945), German text
London: Oxford University Press, 1930. n.p.
London: Oxford University Press, 1934.
|Work Title||Sir John In Love|
|Alternative Title||The Fat Knight|
|Composer||Vaughan Williams, Ralph|
|Year/Date of Composition||1928|
|First Performance||1929-03-21 - London, Royal College of Music, Parry Opera Theatre|
|Librettist||Composer, after William Shakespeare (1564-1616)|
|Average Duration||2 hours 14 minutes|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Voices, Chorus, Orchestra|