Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

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Bach's children

Q: How many children did J.S. Bach have? A: Loads. Here’s what we know.

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93-year-old man with Alzheimer’s is enraptured by granddaughter’s piano playing, despite not remembering her

Emotional moment woman plays piano for 93-year-old grandfather who doesn’t remember her name

Bach plays the organ

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Bach Spotify

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Bach makes us reach for the biscuit tin, new classical music study shows

Bach makes us reach for the biscuit tin, new classical music study shows

Paul McCartney asked an English trumpeter to play a painfully high piccolo trumpet solo for ‘Penny Lane’

When Paul McCartney asked an English trumpeter to play a painfully high piccolo trumpet solo for ‘Penny Lane’

Bach’s ‘reassuring’ music has potential to get us spending more

Bach’s ‘reassuring’ music makes us splash our cash, study finds

New tool lets you compose in style of Bach, Mozart and Beethoven

New Google Arts and Culture tool lets you compose classical music in style of Mozart and Beethoven

Bach on a fire organ

Someone built an organ that shoots out massive flames as you play Bach

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Lady Gaga, Eminem and Bach

15 pop songs you didn’t know were inspired by J.S. Bach

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs beautiful Bach in poignant tribute to lives lost to COVID-19 in India

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma performs beautiful Bach in poignant tribute to India

Bach Brandenburg Concertos

Happy 300th birthday to the six Baroque concertos that changed the world

Violist Lech Antonio Uszynski plays Bach at Schlüsselzunft Basel

A solo viola plays Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor with monumental virtuosity

What are Bach’s all-time best pieces of music?

10 of Bach’s all-time best pieces of music