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The true life of Johann Sebastian Bach

by Klaus Eidam

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Published by Basic Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750,
    • Composers -- Germany -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      Statementby Klaus Eidam ; translated by Hoyt Rogers.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML410.B1 E5313 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3943870M
      ISBN 100465018610
      LC Control Number2001025699

      “Johann Nikolaus Forkel, author of the monograph of which the following pages afford a translation, was born at Meeder, a small village in Saxe-Coburg, on Febru , seventeen months before the death of Johann Sebastian Bach, whose first biographer he became.” — 0 likes/5(6).   Johann Sebastian Bach His Life, Art and Work. Translated from the German of Jo- He obtained books, and studied them with the village schoolmaster. In particular claimed that Germany was “the true home of OrganmusicandFugue.”FriedrichWilhelmMarpurg().

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      Buy The True Life of Johann Sebastian Bach from This comprehensive biography contrasts years’ worth of legend with the real facts of Bach’s life as uncovered through the author’s extensive research.. In this new biography of Johann Sebastian Bach, Klaus Eidam brings the icon of Baroque music into focus as never : $ Now available in paperback, this landmark biography was first published in to mark the th anniversary of J. S. Bach's death. Written by a leading Bach scholar, this book presents a new picture of the composer. Christoph Wolff demonstrates the intimate connection between Bach's life and his music, showing how the composer's superb inventiveness pervaded his career as a musician /5(3).


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Quick Facts Name Johann Sebastian Bach Birth Date Ma Death Date J Education St. Michael's School (Luneburg, Germany) Place of Birth. Johann Sebastian Bach biography Johann Sebastian Bach (Ma – J ). German composer. He was born in Eisenach, now Germany.

Bach was born into a lineage of musicians and interpreters very influential in German music from His father Johann Ambrosius, trumpeter of the court of Eisenach.

On the death of his [ ]5/5(1). Johann Sebastian Bach (31 March [O.S. 21 March] – 28 July ) was a German composer and musician of the Baroque is known for instrumental compositions such as the Brandenburg Concertos and the Goldberg Variations, and for vocal music such as the St Matthew Passion and the Mass in B the 19th-century Bach Revival he has been generally regarded as one of the.

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"At a reverent performance of music, God is always at hand with his gracious presence." When he Johann Sebastian Bach acquired a copy of Luther's three-volume translation of the Bible.

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