Stamps on 150 Years of Chorinho -Brazil 2020.
Choro or Chorinho is a Instrumental Music genre from Brazil which has its origin in 19th Century Rio de Janeiro.
Brazil issued a miniature sheet with six stamps on the Chorinho. The sheet is in the shape which represents fusion between mandolin and tambourine. The Mandolin is hollowed out showing starry sky with full moon at mouth of instrument. Moon is behind Arcos da Lapa,the birthplace of Bohemian Carioca and Chorinho made its home. The most intruments associated with Chorinho are featured on the Stamps – The Transverse Flute , Mandolin, 7-string Guitar, Ukulele, tambourine & Clarinet
Date of Issue -23 Apr 2020 Print Quantity -60,000