Johann Sebastian Bach had a wife

by William J. Petersen

Publisher: Living Books in Wheaton, Ill

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Bibliography: p. 213-214.

StatementWilliam J. Petersen
LC ClassificationsCT4360 .P47
The Physical Object
Pagination214 p. ;
Number of Pages214
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Open LibraryOL24957599M
ISBN 100842319085
ISBN 109780842319089
LC Control Number87050409

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Johann Sebastian Bach: the learned musician User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. A leading Bach scholar, dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences at Harvard, offers a comprehensive biography in time for the th anniversary of Bach's death/5(3). Arthur Mendel, Christoph Wolff and Hans T. David The New Bach Reader: A Life of Johann Sebastian Bach in Letters and Documents W.W. Norton & Co., ; ISBN ; pages Through hundreds of letters, family papers, anecdotes, and records, the Bach Reader established a new approach to biography by offering original documents in. You could say that. Bach’s father Johann Ambrosius (–) was a professional musician. So were all his brothers. Johann Ambrosius’ father, Christoph (–), Sebastian’s grandfather, was also a professional musician, as were his brothers. Johann Sebastian Bach was born March 21, in Eisenach (Thuringia). His family was depositary of a vast musical tradition and had given over several generations .

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Johann Sebastian Bach (31 March [O.S. 21 March] – 28 July ) was a German composer and musician of the Baroque period. He 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 minor.

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Several of his sons, including Wilhelm Friedemann, Carl Philipp Emanuel, and Johann Christian, who was called the “English Bach,” were also composers.

Anna Magdalena Bach (née Wilcke or Wilcken) (22 September – 22 February ) was a singer and the second wife of Johann Sebastian Bach Biography. Anna Magdalena Wilcke was born at Zeitz, in the Electorate of Johann Sebastian Bach had been working there as. Johann Sebastian Bach: The Learned Musician [Christoph Wolff] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Biography, this landmark book was revised in to include new knowledge discovered after its initial publication. Although we have heard the music of J. Bach in countless performances and recordingsCited by: Johann Sebastian Bach The Complete Guide This is a Wikipedia book, a collection of Wikipedia articles that can be easily saved, imported by an external.

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Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. Maria Barbara Bach was born at Gehren, Schwarzburg-Sondershausen, to Catherina (d. ) and Michael Bach ().Her father was organist and town scribe at Gehren.

Her older sister, Barbara Catherina, gave testimony on Bach's behalf in the famous 'Geyersbach' incident in which Bach was punched in the face by a student and defended himself by drawing his sword.

The Bach family was of importance in the history of music for nearly two hundred years, with over 50 known musicians and several notable composers, the best-known of whom was Johann Sebastian Bach (–).

A family genealogy was drawn up by Johann Sebastian Bach himself inhis 50th year, and completed by his son Carl Philipp Emanuel.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Synopsis. Born on March 31, (N.S.), in Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany, Johann Sebastian Bach had a prestigious musical lineage and took on various organist positions during the early 18th Born: Mar 31, Feb 26,  · Johann Sebastian Bach biography Johann Sebastian Bach (March 21, – July 28, ).

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.

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13 in F. Johann Sebastian Bach was born on March 21st l, the son of Johann Ambrosius, court trumpeter for the Duke of Eisenach and director of the musicians of the town of Eisenach in Thuringia.

For many years, members of the Bach family throughout Thuringia had held positions such as organists, town instrumentalists, or Cantors, and the family name.

Johann Sebastian Bach (31 March in Eisenach – 28 July in Leipzig; pronounced BAHK) was a German composer and organist. He lived in the last part of the Baroque period. He is most famous for his work Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, St.

Matthew Passion, St. John Passion, Mass in B minor, and the Brandenburg spent several years working at courts of noblemen.

Johann Sebastian Bach was born on March 21,in Eisenach, Thuringia, Germany, into a large and distinguished family of professional musicians.

His father, named Johann Ambrosius Bach, was a violinist and trumpeter, employed by the city of Eisenach.

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Johann Sebastian Bach was born on March 21,in Eisenach, Germany, the youngest child of Johann Ambrosius Bach, a church organist, and Elizabeth Lämmerhirt Bach. with seven children. Late in he married Anna Magdalena Wülken, a twenty-year-old singer. She had to take over the difficult role of wife to a man of genius and also.

“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 February 22,seventeen months before the death of Johann Sebastian Bach, whose first biographer he became.” — 0 likes/5.

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After her wedding her name was Anna Magdalena Bach, of course.Mar 21,  · 11 Facts About Johann Sebastian Bach. BY Lucas Reilly. March 21, J.S. Bach also had 20 children, and, of those who lived past childhood, at .Johann Sebastian Bach Johann Sebastian Bach was a German composer born in He died in He was the youngest of the children of Johann Ambrosius Bach.

Musical talent had been in his family for generations. Many of his ancestors were composers and musicians. By the time Bach was ten, both of his parents had died and his elder brother.