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||The Hundredth Psalm|
|Composer||Vaughan Williams, Ralph|
|I-Catalogue NumberI-Cat. No.||IRV 28|
|Dedication||Dedicated to L.H.M.C. Div. II|
|Average DurationAvg. Duration||9 minutes|
|Composer Time PeriodComp. Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Voices: mixed chorus|
Orchestra: 2 flutes, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 bassoons, contrabassoon,
4 horns, 2 trumpets, tenor trombone, timpani, cymbals, organ, strings
Composed for the 1930 Leith Hill Festival. The finale of this setting is incorporated "in toto" (Palmer, 1992, notes to Hyperion recording) in the later (1953, Coronation) setting of the same psalm.