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MUSICAL COMPOSITION. The act of congress of February 3, 1831, authorizes the granting of a copyright for a musical composition. A question was formerly agitated whether a composition published on a single sheet of paper, was to be considered a book, and it was decided in the affirmative. 2 Campb. 28, n.; 11 East, 244. See Copyright.

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Lattakia, Syrian Coast (SANA) -- Musical scholar Ziad Ajjan composed eight poetry and musical pieces from the musical cuneiform tablet known as "Hymn of Supplication" H6 discovered in Ugarit in the early 20th century.
Four musical pieces from the oriental heritage were played by 'Aouj' Group during the concert.
Damascus, (SANA)-A musical evening was held on Saturday at Al-Assad House for Culture and Music led by the Italian Marco Vittali, during which the audience listened to special musical pieces by Damascus Barouck Band.
They staged various dances and performances inspired from the Omani traditional arts, in addition to oriental and international musical pieces that were composed by Omani music composers.
The trio yesterday visited the British School of Bahrain where students performed musical pieces and a minute's silence was observed.
As usual the show swiftly changed focus from the stand-up to the musical pieces, which highlighted his musical ability.
Moby song 'involving recording As usual the show swiftly changed focus from the stand up to the musical pieces, which highlighted his musical ability.
Damascus, SANA --Many dancing performances and musical pieces were part of the Festival "Syria' Rainbow" which started its new season at the Damascus-based Opera House on Sunday.
In their 2015 tour, the young musicians will perform a selection of musical pieces such as "The Fair at Sorochyntsi" by Mussorgsky, "Iberia" by Debussy, the "Transylvanian Dances" by Bartok and the "Slavonic Dances" by Dvorak.
All of the children performed musical pieces to do with food, using innovative prop ideas, including cooking utensils and pizza boxes to enhance their musical talents.
Seven composers created 13 musical pieces that comprise the concert.
Children, who sang the national anthem and patriotic songs, distributed flowers to the musical troupe of the National Army that played national musical pieces outside the municipal theatre.