Beethoven’s 9th Symphony

May 7, 1824 – World premiere of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in Vienna, Austria. The performance is conducted by Michael Umlauf under the composer’s supervision.

Mexico issued this 2-peso stamp in 1970 featuring an excerpt from the hand-written manuscript of this great symphonic work along with the composer’s signature:

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony - mexico 1970

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