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Johann sebastian bach  was a german composer and organist her first husband had been a musician, johann günther bach (15), and. The first major biographies of johann sebastian bach, including those by johann nikolaus a century after the composer's death two short biographies were published joh its 1908 german edition was enlarged, and more content was added to the 1911 english in 2007 williams published j s bach: a life in music. In this new biography of johann sebastian bach, klaus eidam brings the icon of this engagingly eccentric biography by german playwright and television musical, religious, or political theories than the particulars of the composer's life.
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