Since this work was first published after 1924 with the prescribed copyright notice, it is unlikely that this work is public domain in the USA. However, it is in the public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted), the EU, and in those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years or less.
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⇒ 24 more: Flute 2 • Flute 3 • Oboe 1 • Oboe 2 • English horn • Clarinet 1 in A • Clarinet 2 in A • Bassoon 1 • Bassoon 2 • Horn 1 in F • Horn 2 in F • Horn 3 in F • Horn 4 in F • Trumpet 1 in C • Trumpet 2 in C • Trombone 1 • Trombone 2 • Timpani • Harp • Violins I • Violins II • Violas • Cellos • Double Basses
|Work Title||Choral Symphony|
|Alternative. Title||First Choral Symphony|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||H.155 ; Op.41|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IGH 51|
|Year/Date of CompositionY/D of Comp.||1923-24|
|First Performance.||1925-10-07 in London, Queen's Hall
|First Publication.||1925 - London: Novello|
|Librettist||John Keats (1795-1821)|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||52 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||soprano, mixed chorus, orchestra |
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
Third (Ode on a Grecian Urn) and Fourth movement (Scherzo) are often performed separately.
Both Wikipedia and Hyperion give the premiere location in Leeds, which makes sense as it was commissioned by the Leeds Choral Society.