Bach's Life

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Saturday, November 01, 2014

Detail of a portrait of Bach Detail of a portrait of Bach (Wikipedia Commons)

Johann Sebastian Bach is a household name today, but this wasn’t always so. This week on Classics for Kids, learn more about the life and music of this great musician.

Music used within the program (all by Bach):
Two-part Invention No. 1 in C Major
Toccata and Fugue in d minor
Violin Concerto in E Major
Orchestral Suite No. 3
Jesu Bleibet Meine Freude (Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring)
St. Matthew Passion
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2

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