Sunday, June 8, 2008

Janacek, Leos


(1854-1928), Czech. composer, studied at the Czech. Teachers' Training Institute, leter taught there, went to Prague to continue to study, helped found the Brno Conservatory in Prague, he composed operas(Jenufa etc), ballets, chamber music.

1 comment:

makropulos said...

It's great to see these. There is one more Janacek stamp from 2004. It was issued in a series celebrating Czech operas (by Smetana, Dvorak and Janacek). Here it is:
http://philatelia.ru/pict/cat5/stamp/20935s.jpg