Musical Instruments of Central and West Africa -Stamps of Rwanda 1973

Musical Instruments of Central and West Africa -Stamps of Rwanda 1973

Rwanda issued stamps on Musical Instruments of Central and West Africa on 09 Apr 1973.

RWANDA MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
RWANDA MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 1973

20c – Longombe – Box shaped soundbox that has arches with strings.

30c – Horn

50c- Gyil – Also known as Belafon and is a kind of Xylophone or percussion idiophone which plays melodic tunes. It has 16 to 27 Keys.

1F – Harp

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Musical Instruments of East Africa on Stamps – 1970.

Musical Instruments of East Africa on Stamps – 1970.

East African Countries (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania) issued a  set of stamps on musical instruments on 16 Feb 1970.

1’50 s- Nzomari (Kenya) – Wind Instrument

70c -Amadinda (Uganda)- Instrument of Baganda tribe of Southern Uganda. Ama- Big, “dinda”-keys.

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KENYA MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 1970 – THE NZOMARI
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UGANDA MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 1970 -AMADINDA

Folk Music Instruments on Stamps – Poland 1985

Folk Music Instruments on Stamps – Poland 1985

Poland issued stamps on Folk Music Instruments on 25 Jun 1985.

5 zl- Wooden rattle

20 zl – Wooden fiddles

5 zl – Dulcimer

POLAND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
POLAND MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 1985

Traditional Musical Instruments – St Vincent 1985

Traditional Musical Instruments – St Vincent 1985

St Vincent issued a set of Four stamps on Traditional Musical Instruments on 10 Jul 1985.

The instruments featured on stamps are

25c-Bamboo Flute                                                     35c-Quatro

$1- BA HA (Bamboo Base)                                       $2-Goat Skin Drum

ST VINCENT MUSIC INSTRUMENTS
ST VINCENT MUSIC INSTRUMENTS 1985
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ST VINCENT MUSIC INSTRUMENTS1985

Musical Instruments of Germany on Stamps -1973

Musical Instruments of Germany on Stamps -1973

West Germany issued a set of four charity stamps on Musical instruments on 05 Oct 1973. The Four instruments featured on stamps are

25+10 Pf – French Horn        30+15 Pf – Pedal Piano    40+20 Pf – Violin   70+35 Pf- Pedal Harp

A Postally used Cover is listed with a pair of each stamp used on the cover.

GERMANY MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
GERMANY MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS ON STAMPS -1973 – PEDAL PIANO,FRENCH HORN,PEDAL HARP & VIOLIN

 

Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps -2011

Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps -2011

A set of Four stamps issued on 21 Jul 2011 on Traditional Musical Instruments of Bangladesh on Stamps . Ektara,Dotara,Sarangi.

BDESH MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS
BANGLADESH MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS 2011

Local Musical Instruments of Papua New Guinea on stamps .

Local Musical Instruments of Papua New Guinea on stamps-1969

Papua New Guinea issued a set of Four stamps on Local Musical Instruments.The Instruments featuring on stamps are

5c – Seed Pod Rattle

10c- Garamut (slit drum) – One of the most important musical instruments made out of hollowed out log and played with a stick . Also used to communicate

25c-Iviliko-Pan pipe or cello

30c – Kundu -It is an hour glass shaped drum made out of wood with a snake’s skin as membrane .A handle at the narrowest part is well decorated.

A FDC with four stamps is listed below.

FDC 69 PNG MUSIC
FDC PAPUA NEW GUINEA 1969-LOCAL MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS