Dancers of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne performing the Bolero by Maurice Ravel in Lille. Photo: AFP Dancers of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne performing the Bolero by Maurice Ravel in Lille. Photo: AFP
Dancers of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne performing the Bolero by Maurice Ravel in Lille. Photo: AFP

Copyright expires on Ravel’s Bolero, the world’s most famous classical crescendo

By some estimates Bolero has generated around 50 million in royalties since 1960.

Dancers of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne performing the Bolero by Maurice Ravel in Lille. Photo: AFP Dancers of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne performing the Bolero by Maurice Ravel in Lille. Photo: AFP
Dancers of the Bejart Ballet Lausanne performing the Bolero by Maurice Ravel in Lille. Photo: AFP
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