Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Famous Works Involving Orchestra
6 Brandenburg Concertos, 4 Orchestral Suites, St. Matthew Passion, Mass in B Minor
- In 1700, Bach was granted a scholarship at St. Michael`s in Lüneburg, Germany for his amazing singing voice.
- Bach was given a diamond ring by the Crown Prince Fredrick of Sweden, who was amazed by Bach’s talent.
- In 1721, Bach married Anna Magdalena Wülcken. Together they had 13 children!
Get to know Bach in this video by Columbus Symphony Violinist Tatiana Hanna!
Upcoming Columbus Symphony Concerts Featuring Bach’s Music