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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Bach's Violin Concertos - Where To Start

Violinist Esther Abrami and pianist Khatia Buniatishvili – beautiful and moving pieces of classical music

10 most beautiful and moving pieces of classical music

The most memorable times classical music featured in the hit cartoon ‘Bluey’

Bluey soundtrack: what are all the pieces of classical music used in the TV show?

Sad classical music

The 10 biggest tear-jerkers in classical music

The greatest classical music for babies

10 most beautiful and calming pieces of classical music for babies

Double bassist Luis Cabrera plays the ‘Prelude’ from Bach’s Cello Suite No.1

Double bassist plays Bach’s Suite No.1 for solo cello – and it sounds utterly glorious

Beautiful pieces of classical wedding music

30 beautiful pieces of classical music for your wedding ceremony

Solo cellist plays Bach prelude as rain falls on church steps in mesmerising video

Solo cellist plays Bach Prelude as rain lashes on historic temple steps

20 of the greatest piano concertos of all time. Pictured (L-R): Arsha Kaviani, Mitsuko Uchida, Yuja Wang.

The 20 best piano concertos of all time

Kadiatu and her son, Sheku Kanneh-Mason, present a joint show together on Classic FM for Mother’s Day.

‘Bach’s music belongs to us all’ – Kadiatu and Sheku Kanneh-Mason present a Mother’s Day special on Classic FM

The legendary cellist played a small but important part in the first 5 minutes of the new Netflix mystery film

Yo-Yo Ma’s ‘Bach’ cameo in Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery explained

Christmas is upon us, which means it's time to rediscover all those favourite festive pieces of music

The 20 best pieces of classical Christmas music

All the classical music played in ‘Wednesday’ on Netflix

What classical music is played in ‘Wednesday’ on Netflix?

Halloween classical music for children

13 spooky pieces of Halloween music for children

Baroque composers

10 of the best Baroque composers