J S Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach


A short biography of Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750).    [BNQ] 

Read about Bach in Wikipedia.

Read about Bach at length.


Click to see and hear Karl Richter play J.S. Bach's Toccata and Fugue in d, BWV 565, on the Holy Trinity organ of the Abbey of Ottobeuren.

Click to hear an unidentified organist play the T & F in the Gotteshilfkirche in Walterhausen.

Click to see and hear Hans-André  Stamms play J.S.Bach's Fantasia and Fugue in g (The Great), BWV 542, on the Trost organ in Waltershausen, Germany

Click to see and hear Aarnoud de Groen play Bach's Fugue in g (BWV 542)on the Brink/Vierdag organ of the Bethlehemkerk, The Hague. And the Toccata and Fugue in d-minor (BWV 565).

Click to see and hear Ullrich Böhme play Jesu bleibet meine Freude, BWV 147/6, on the new 1999 Woehl organ in St. Thomas Church in Leipzig.

Click to hear J.S. Bach, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645, Christopher Herrick, organ. 

Click to listen to two one-hour-and-a-half programs of Bach organ music on Pipedreams from Minnesota Public Radio:  Bach from the Dead and Old Bach in the New World.

Click to hear Paul Jacobs on the Glatter-Götz/Rosales organ of the Augustana Lutheran Church, West St. Paul, MN, perform the Allegro movement (III) from J.S. Bach, Sonata in G, BWV 530.