This work is likely not in the public domain in the US (due to first publication with the required notice after 1923, 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.
|First Publication||1932 – Leipzig: Ernst Eulenburg|
|Genre Categories||; ;|
|Work Title||Sinfonia breve|
|Opus/Catalogue NumberOp./Cat. No.||Op.96|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IPG 43|
|First Performance.||1932 Nov. 21, Dresden, Dresden Staatskapelle, Fritz Busch conducting|
|First Publication.||1932 – Leipzig: Ernst Eulenburg|
|Copyright Information||USA copyright status: |
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||18 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|External Links||(note description: "First performed Nov. 21 1932"...)|
Recorded in 2009 on a 2012 cpo CD.
A review of the Dresden premiere (?? early performance? a performance around the same time or slightly later also occurred in Würzburg) appears in the December 1932 NZM, p.1101 (earlier it is mentioned that the orchestra would be the Staatskapelle, the premiere part of a series of concerts that would also feature the premiere of Hans Gál's violin concerto- which was indeed premiered February 1933 by those forces). Eulenburg publication reviewed 1932 NZM, p.989-990.