Johann Sebastian Bach was born on March 21, 1685 in Eisenach, Thuringia small town in Germany, where his father, Johann Ambrosiuswas a town musician, and his uncle, Johann Christoph - organist. Johann Sebastian Bach - German composer, a representative of the Baroque period, a virtuoso organist, music teacher.
During his life Bach composed more than 1,000 works. His works all the major genres of the time, except for the opera, he extended the reach of the music of the Baroque period
Bach - the great master of polyphony. Contrary to popular myth, Bachs death was not forgotten. Still it concerns worksfor the harpsichord, his works have been carried out and published, used for teaching purposes. Church continued to sound of Bach for organ, in constant daily use wereharmonizing chorales
Bachs creativity has had a strong influence on subsequent music composers, including the XXI century. Without exaggeration, Bach created the foundations of the music of modern and contemporary - music history is divided into reasonably dobahovskuyu and poslebahovskuyu.