Stamps on Opera Singers – Nicaragua 1975

Stamps on Opera Singers – Nicaragua 1975

Nicaragua issued a set of Stamps on Opera Singers on 22 Jan 1975. The 3c stamp features Lotte Lehmann as Princess in “The Cavalier of the Rose”.

Charlotte “Lotte ” Lehmann (27 Feb 1888- 26 Aug 1976) was a German Soparno associated with German repertory. She gave memorable performances in operas of Richard  Strauss,Richard Wagner,Ludwig Van Beethoven,Puccini,Mozart and Massenet.

NICARAGUA OPERA SINGERS
STAMPS OF NICARAGUA ON OPERA SINGERS -LOTTE LEHMANN-1975

Stamps on Ludwig von Beethoven

Stamps on Ludwig von Beethoven

Ludwig von Beethoven (17 Sep 1770- 26 Mar 1827) was a German composer and Pianist.He was born in Bonn and died in Vienna. He remains one of the most recognised and influential composers.His best known  compositions include 9 Symphonies,5 Piano Concertos, 1 Violin Concerto, 32 Piano Sonatas, 16 string quartets, a mass the Missa solemnis and an Opera Fidelio.

He worked with Neefe as assistant Court organist in Bonn between 1783 to 1785 In 1786 he moved to Vienna .

Surinam issued a set of stamps to mark his 200th Birth Anniversary on 25 Oct 1970.

MS SURINAM BEETHOVEN
MINIATURE SHEET SURINAM 1970 – 200TH BIRTH ANNIVERSARY BEETHOVEN

Maldives issued a stamp in 1977 to mark his 150th Death Anniversary. The stamp shows as Court Organist in Bonn in 1785.

MALDIVES BEETHOVEN
STAMP ON 150TH DEATH ANNIVERSARY OF BEETHOVEN

Specimen Stamps on Classic Composers – Cyprus

Specimen Stamps on Classic Composers – Cyprus

Cyprus issued a set of three stamps on classic composers . These stamps were  issued on 28 Jan 2011. Specimen stamps are listed .

Ludvig Van Beethoven

Johan Sebastian Bach

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

CYPRUS MUSIC SPECIMEN
SPECIMEN STAMPS OF CYPRUS ON COMPOSERS BEETHOVEN, BACH & MOZART 2011.

 

Classic Composers on Stamps of Ireland 2009.

Classic Composers on Stamps of Ireland 2009

Ireland issued a set of Four stamps on Classic Composers on 14 Aug 2009. The Four Composers featured on stamps are

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)- Prolific and influential Austrian Composer of the Classical era.Competent on Keyboard and Violin.Composed more than 600 works many acknowledged as pinnacles of symphonic, Concertante,Chamber,Operatic and choral Music.

Georg Friedrich Handel(1695-1759) was a German later British Baroque composer. Well known for his Operas,oratorios,anthems and organ concertos. One of his four coronation anthems Zadok The Priest (1727) composed for the coronation of George II has been performed at every susequent British Coronation.

Frederic Chopin (1810-1849) was a Polish composer and virtuoso Pianist of romantic  era who wrote primarily for solo piano.

Joseph Haydn (1732-1809) was an Austrian Composer of classical period. He was instrumental in development of chamber music such as Piano trio which earned him the epithets “Father of Symphony” and “Father of String Quartet”.

 

IRELAND MUSIC
STAMPS ON CLASSIC COMPOSERS MOZART,HANDEL,HAYDN AND CHOPIN