|Artur Lemba – Estonian composer and piano teacher.
Illustrated Envelop with original stamp
|Description||Artur Lemba (24 September 1885, Tallinn – 21 November 1963, Tallinn) was an Estonian composer and piano teacher, and one of the most important figures in Estonian classical music. Artur and his older brother Theodor (1876-1962) were the first professional pianists in Estonia to give concerts abroad. Artur’s 1905 opera Sabina was the first opera composed by an Estonian. His Symphony No. 1 in 1908 was the first symphony composed by an Estonian.
Lemba was a finalist in the prestigious Anton Rubinstein Competition and later a professor at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory.
|Type||Illustrated Envelop with original stamp “100 years anniversary of the birth”|
|Published by/for:||Ministry of Communications, 1985|