RTÉ Musicians Feature On Stamps

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RTÉ musicians are featured on five new 55 cent stamps. An Post says the stamps are a fitting tribute to the broadcaster's performing groups, each of which make a significant contribution to Irish cultural life.

  • Title
    Postage Stamps Honour RTÉ Performing Groups
  • 1st Broadcast
    19/06/2007
  • Contributor
    Philip Bromwell (Reporter)
  • Clip Duration
    00:01:31
  • Material Type
    Video
  • Series title
    RTÉ News
  • Clip title
    RTÉ Musicians Feature On Stamps
  • Extended description

    RTE's musicians are featured on five new 55 cent stamps. An Post says the stamps are a fitting tribute to the broadcaster's performing groups, which each make a significant contribution to Irish cultural life.

    The report features the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra in concert. Alan Smale, leader of the RTÉ NSO talks about the benefit the performing groups will receive from the publicity of featuring on the stamps.

    Enlarged versions of the stamps are shown. Donal Connell Chief Executive, An Post says stamps still have a place in Irish life.

    Sinéad Whyte, of RTÉ Cór na nÓg says it is, "So so cool to feature on a stamp."

  • Local keywords
    Post, Music, National Symphony Orchestra, RTÉ, An Post, Stamps, Musicians, Alan Smale, Donal Connell, Sinéad Whyte, Cór na nÓg, RTÉ Performing Groups
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    The Media
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • First broadcast channel
    RTÉ One
  • Production year
    2007
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • Original identifier
    BN07/170
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Item sound
    Mono
  • Aspect ratio
    16:9 (widescreen)
  • Language used
    English (eng)
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