Johann Sebastian Bach

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Noun1.Johann Sebastian Bach - German baroque organist and contrapuntistJohann Sebastian Bach - German baroque organist and contrapuntist; composed mostly keyboard music; one of the greatest creators of western music (1685-1750)
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Johann Sebastian Bach wrote only four orchestral suites during his career, but probably not as a set, the way his "Brandenburg" Concertos were structured.
What: A 2 1/2 -week celebration of music by, and inspired by, Johann Sebastian Bach - especially choral music
Johann Sebastian Bach's 170th cantata, Vergnugte Ruh, was performed with enormous intelligence and perceptiveness.
That programme will include Rossini's William Tell Overture, Johann Sebastian Bach's Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543, Edvard Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite No.1 and The Sorcerer's Apprentice by Paul Dukas.
1685 - Composer Johann Sebastian Bach was born in Eisenach, Germany.
Anthony Halstead, with the Hanover Band, continues his survey of works by one of Johann Sebastian Bach's more commonly overlooked sons with this three-disc set of his complete overtures--most written for the opera, but some for cantatas.
1984: Thirty-three unknown works of Bach were found in the library of Yale University: The discovery of previously unknown organ music by Johann Sebastian Bach was officially announced in the New York Times.
The 2008 Oregon Bach Festival commenced its Eugene concerts with, appropriately, Johann Sebastian Bach's magnificent Mass in B Minor, under the direction and baton of Bach Festival co-founder, Helmuth Rilling, on Saturday evening in the Hult Center's Silva Hall.
His admirers regard Johann Sebastian Bach as the greatest musician of all time.
To have musicians in her nursing home brought her a lot ofpleasure." BBC Radio 3 is broadcasting the complete works of Johann Sebastian Bach until Christmas Day.
He takes on the mantle of Johann Sebastian Bach - complete with powdered wig and frock-coat - providing the commentary for an all-Bach concert by the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and choir.
Johann Sebastian Bach. Sonatas for Flute and Fortepiano.