Sunday, December 11, 2016
Germany 2014, Christoph Willibald Gluck, 90
Germany (Deutschland) stamp 2014
The 300th Anniversary of the Birth of
Christoph Willibald Gluck, 1714-1787
- - - - - - -Christoph Willibald (Ritter von) Gluck was a composer of Italian and French opera in the early classical period. He was born in the Upper Palatinate (now part of Germany) and raised in Bohemia.