PipeChat Digest #2215 - Monday, July 9, 2001
 
Re: thaxted
  by <PHarri5833@aol.com>
Re: thaxted
  by <PHarri5833@aol.com>
 

(back) Subject: Re: thaxted From: <PHarri5833@aol.com> Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2001 04:08:13 EDT     --part1_11e.1614960.287ac06d_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 09/07/01 01:41:52 GMT Daylight Time, = elmsr@albanyis.com.au writes:     > I don't know what the copyright law is in the USA or UK but here in > Australia copyright on the original notation published by a composer > expires 50 years after his(her) death. A publisher may then print it in > its original form or in an altered form and copyright his publication. > However that printing has only copyright protection for 25 years. >   Yes, Bob - I agree - almost!   The publishers copyright period in his typeset work only lasts to the end = of the 25th year after the book was published. This is why I referred to = copying from "recent" publications.   However, the 50 year period from the death of the composer/author was extended to 70 years in the UK's 1988 Copyright, Designs and Patents Act = and similar changes were made to legislation in the USA and many other places around the same time. This had the perverse effect of causing some = material that had recently passed into the public domain to once again acquire copyright protection for periods of up to another 20 years!     Peter   Peter M Harrison   Emmanuel Church, Holcombe Ramsbottom, Lancashire & P H Music tel: +44 (0)1204 853310 fax: +44 (0)1204 853445 web http://user.aol.com/phmusic1/phm.htm   --part1_11e.1614960.287ac06d_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>In a message dated = 09/07/01 01:41:52 GMT Daylight Time, elmsr@albanyis.com.au <BR>writes: <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">I don't know what = the copyright law is in the USA or UK but here in <BR>Australia copyright on the original notation published by a composer <BR>expires 50 years after his(her) death. A publisher may then print it = in <BR>its original form or in an altered form and copyright his publication. <BR>However that printing has only copyright protection for 25 years. <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR>Yes, Bob - I agree - almost! <BR> <BR>The publishers copyright period in his typeset work only lasts to the = end of <BR>the 25th year after the book was published. This is why I referred to = copying <BR>from "recent" publications. <BR> <BR>However, the 50 year period from the death of the composer/author was <BR>extended to 70 years in the UK's 1988 Copyright, Designs and Patents = Act and <BR>similar changes were made to legislation in the USA and many other = places <BR>around the same time. This had the perverse effect of causing some = material <BR>that had recently passed into the public domain to once again acquire <BR>copyright protection for periods of up to another 20 years! <BR> <BR> <BR>Peter <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0">Peter M Harrison <BR> <BR>Emmanuel Church, Holcombe <BR>Ramsbottom, Lancashire <BR>&amp; P H Music <BR>tel: +44 (0)1204 853310 <BR>fax: +44 (0)1204 853445 <BR>web http://user.aol.com/phmusic1/phm.htm</FONT></HTML>   --part1_11e.1614960.287ac06d_boundary--  
(back) Subject: Re: thaxted From: <PHarri5833@aol.com> Date: Mon, 9 Jul 2001 05:00:17 EDT     --part1_bf.1091f124.287acca1_boundary Content-Type: text/plain; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   In a message dated 09/07/01 01:41:52 GMT Daylight Time, = elmsr@albanyis.com.au writes:     > I don't know what the copyright law is in the USA or UK but here in > Australia copyright on the original notation published by a composer > expires 50 years after his(her) death. A publisher may then print it in > its original form or in an altered form and copyright his publication. > However that printing has only copyright protection for 25 years. >   Yes, Bob - I agree - almost!   The publishers copyright period in his typeset work only lasts to the end = of the 25th year after the book was published. This is why I referred to = copying from "recent" publications.   However, the 50 year period from the death of the composer/author was extended to 70 years in the UK's 1988 Copyright, Designs and Patents Act = and similar changes were made to legislation in the USA and many other places around the same time. This had the perverse effect of causing some = material that had recently passed into the public domain to once again acquire copyright protection for periods of up to another 20 years!     Peter   Peter M Harrison   Emmanuel Church, Holcombe Ramsbottom, Lancashire & P H Music tel: +44 (0)1204 853310 fax: +44 (0)1204 853445 web http://user.aol.com/phmusic1/phm.htm   --part1_bf.1091f124.287acca1_boundary Content-Type: text/html; charset=3D"US-ASCII" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit   <HTML><FONT FACE=3Darial,helvetica><FONT SIZE=3D2>In a message dated = 09/07/01 01:41:52 GMT Daylight Time, elmsr@albanyis.com.au <BR>writes: <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR><BLOCKQUOTE TYPE=3DCITE style=3D"BORDER-LEFT: #0000ff 2px solid; = MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-RIGHT: 0px; PADDING-LEFT: 5px">I don't know what = the copyright law is in the USA or UK but here in <BR>Australia copyright on the original notation published by a composer <BR>expires 50 years after his(her) death. A publisher may then print it = in <BR>its original form or in an altered form and copyright his publication. <BR>However that printing has only copyright protection for 25 years. <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D3 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"></BLOCKQUOTE> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0"> <BR>Yes, Bob - I agree - almost! <BR> <BR>The publishers copyright period in his typeset work only lasts to the = end of <BR>the 25th year after the book was published. This is why I referred to = copying <BR>from "recent" publications. <BR> <BR>However, the 50 year period from the death of the composer/author was <BR>extended to 70 years in the UK's 1988 Copyright, Designs and Patents = Act and <BR>similar changes were made to legislation in the USA and many other = places <BR>around the same time. This had the perverse effect of causing some = material <BR>that had recently passed into the public domain to once again acquire <BR>copyright protection for periods of up to another 20 years! <BR> <BR> <BR>Peter <BR> <BR></FONT><FONT COLOR=3D"#000000" SIZE=3D2 FAMILY=3D"SANSSERIF" = FACE=3D"Arial" LANG=3D"0">Peter M Harrison <BR> <BR>Emmanuel Church, Holcombe <BR>Ramsbottom, Lancashire <BR>&amp; P H Music <BR>tel: +44 (0)1204 853310 <BR>fax: +44 (0)1204 853445 <BR>web http://user.aol.com/phmusic1/phm.htm</FONT></HTML>   --part1_bf.1091f124.287acca1_boundary--