Johann Sebastian Bach
Download
1 / 8

Johann Sebastian Bach - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 606 Views
  • Uploaded on

Johann Sebastian Bach. Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer of many instruments under different works such as choir and orchestra was born March 21, 1685. Although not known to introduce new forms, Bach improved the Germans style of music

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about ' Johann Sebastian Bach' - fauna


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript

Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer of many instruments under different works such as choir and orchestra was born March 21, 1685.



  • Johann Sebastian Bach was born in Germans style of musicEisenach, Saxe-Eisenach

  • He was the youngest child of Johann Ambrosius Bach and Maria Elisabeth Lämmerhirt

  • After the death of his parents he moved in with his older brother Johann Christoph Bach

  • Johann interned on his brothers experience on music and performance


  • When Bach was 14, him and his old school friend George Erdmann, was awarded a choral scholarship to study at the prestigious St. Michael's School in Lüneburg in the Principality of Lüneburg

  • As of January 1703, soon after graduating from St. Michael's Bach gained an appointment as a court musician in the chapel of Duke Johann Ernst in Weimar


  • Bach was soon hired by Leopold, Prince of Erdmann, was awarded a choral scholarship to study at the prestigious St. Michael's School in Anhalt-Köthen as the director of music

  • During this period Bach's great works were originated such as Orchestral Suites, the Six Suites for Unaccompanied Cello and the Sonatas and partitas for solo violin


Bach's seal contained the letters J S B superimposed over their mirror image topped with a crown.


  • In 1723, Bach was appointed Cantor of the his first seven children, sadly diedThomasschule at St. Thomas Church in Leipzig, as well as Director of Music in the principal churches in the town

  • Died on July 28, 1750, in Leipzig, Saxony Germany)

Bach's final resting place, St. Thomas Church in Leipzig


ad