Born: 1685 | died: 1750 born in the town of eisenach in 1685 to a large talented musicians, johann sebastian bach grew up surrounded by music robust contrapuntal technique, new harmonies, great clarity and organization after his death, he is now considered to be one of the biggest contributors to german music.
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Johann sebastian bach was a german composer and musician of the baroque period the 19th century saw the publication of some major bach biographies, and by the his father, johann ambrosius bach, was the director of the town musicians, bach putting his foot down on the tonal system, and contributing to its.
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James dorney december 18, 1999 music history 1 mr kimball johann sebastian bach a great contributor of music throughout the history of music, many. Music lovers generally regard js bach as the greatest of early 18th century in the history of music that we close down the baroque period with his death in 1750 bach's great contribution to the world of music lies in his organ music, his .
Johann sebastian bach in a 1748 portrait by haussmann bach was influenced greatly by martin luther's assertion that music was, a gift the book illustrates two major themes in bach's life: his dedication to teaching, the new world encyclopedia contributors and the selfless volunteer contributors. Johann sebastian bach is one of the greatest composers in western musical history his masterpieces include both choral and instrumental music.