Sons of J. S. Bach

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Saturday, September 13, 2014

Johann Sebastian Bach came from a long line of composers. In fact, more than 300 years’ worth of Bachs all worked as professional musicians, including several of J.S. Bach’s sons. You can hear their music this week on Classics for Kids.

Music used within the program:
J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2
Johann Michael Bach: Cantata Ach bleib bei uns Herr Jesu Christ
J.S. Bach: Anna Magdalena Bach Notebook, Minuet
Wilhelm Friedelmann Bach: Sinfonia in D
Carl Philipp Emmanuel Bach: Flute Sonata
Johann Christian Bach: Grand Overture
Johann Christian Bach: Adriano in Siria Overture
Peter Schickele: Iphegenia in Brooklyn

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