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MusicComposition

A musical composition.

Usage: Between 10 and 100 domains

Acknowledgement

This vocabulary was improved through collaboration with the MusicBrainz project (www.musicbrainz.org), and is partially inspired by the MusicBrainz and Music Ontology schemas.



Examples

Example 1
A MusicComposition Example. The following JSON-LD models
the composition A Day in the Life by Lennon and McCartney,
regardless of who performs or records the song.
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<script type="application/ld+json">
{
    "@context": "http://schema.org",
    "@type": "MusicComposition",
    "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/work/fd1aa4f2-ba26-3a05-b72d-4392c35a073c",
    "name": "A Day in the Life",
    "composer": [
        {
            "@type": "Person",
            "name": "John Lennon",
            "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/artist/4d5447d7-c61c-4120-ba1b-d7f471d385b9"
        },
        {
            "@type": "Person",
            "name": "Paul McCartney",
            "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/artist/ba550d0e-adac-4864-b88b-407cab5e76af"
        }
    ],
    "iswcCode": "T-010.140.236-1",
    "inLanguage": "EN",
    "publisher": {
        "@type": "Organization",
        "name": "Northern Songs, Ltd.",
        "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/label/26df054d-78cf-4d83-9bb1-a41816125528"
    },
    "datePublished": "1967",
    "lyrics": {
      "@type": "CreativeWork",
      "text": "I  read the news today oh boy..."
    }
}
</script>
Example 2
An example of some of the tracks on the Beatles White Album.
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<script type="application/ld+json">
{
    "@context": "http://schema.org",
    "@type": "MusicRecording",
    "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/recording/3566e453-8f10-4a45-ac85-2c72eb183ca1",
    "name": "Back in the U.S.S.R.",
    "producer": {
        "@type": "Person",
        "name": "George Martin"
    },
    "duration": "PT2M43S",
    "recordingOf": {
        "@type": "MusicComposition",
        "name": "Back in the U.S.S.R",
        "iswcCode": "T-010.140.236-1"
    }
}
</script>
Example 3
An example of a single release of
the Beatles White Album, which was
released in the US and Canada on different dates.
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<script type="application/ld+json">
{
    "@context": "http://schema.org",
    "@type": "MusicRelease",
    "name": "The Beatles",
    "alternateName": "White Album",
    "musicReleaseFormat": "http://schema.org/VinylFormat",
    "duration": "PT1H33M50S",
    "inLanguage": "EN",
    "recordLabel": {
        "@type": "Organization",
        "@id": "http://musicbrainz.org/label/cf7fc5cf-e011-4ef4-b511-cd0188537910",
        "name": "Apple Records"
    },
    "catalogNumber": "SWBO 101",
    "releasedEvent": [
        {
            "@type": "PublicationEvent",
            "startDate": "1968-11-22",
            "location": {
                "@type": "Country",
                "name": "Canada"
            }
        },
        {
            "@type": "PublicationEvent",
            "startDate": "1968-11-25",
            "location": {
                "@type": "Country",
                "name": "United States"
            }
        }
    ],
    "producer": [
        {
            "@type": "Person",
            "name": "George Martin"
        },
        {
            "@type": "Person",
            "name": "Chris Thomas"
        }
    ]
}
</script>

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