Lyricist vs. Composer

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Lyricist vs. Composer

Post by dgol6384 »

Hello! I have composed a new text for a melody that was written in 1874. On the AddWorkForm, do I put my name under "Composer", or the name of the person who originally composed the melody? Thanks!
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Re: Lyricist vs. Composer

Post by CHGiffen »

Put the composer's name in the Composer field, put your name in the Lyricist field.
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