Treasure No 54: Copyright in Relation to Hymnody

Treasure No 54: Copyright in Relation to Hymnody by Bernard Braley: An article from Bulletin 179, Spring 1989 The purpose of copyright opyright serves to ensure that a text is not altered without permission. A writer may have wrestled for many hours over a single word or musical phrase or harmony. Copyright ensures that an author or composer is rewarded …