Author:Johann Sebastian Bach
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|German composer and organist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra, and solo instruments drew together the strands of the Baroque period and brought it to its ultimate maturity.|
- Johann Sebastian Bach: his life and writings. Adapted from the German of Hilgenfeldt and Forkel. With additions from original sources. (1869) ed. by Edward Francis Rimbault (External scan)
- Johann Sebastian Bach; his life, art, and work, by Johann Nikolaus Forkel, translated from the German by Charles Sanford Terry (1920) (External scan)
Works about Bach
- "Bach, John Sebastian" in the Complete Encyclopaedia of Music by John Weeks Moore, 1880.
- Gustav Kobbé, “Bach, Johann Sebastian,” The New International Encyclopædia. New York: Dodd, Mead and Co., 1905.
- “Bach, Johann Sebastian” by Donald Francis Tovey in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
- “Bach, Johann Sebastian,” The New Student's Reference Work, Chicago: F.E. Compton and Co., 1914.
- "Johann Sebastian Bach", University Musical Encyclopedia, Great Composers: A Series of Biographical Studies, 1912.
- "Bach" by Alfred Maczewski in A Dictionary of Music and Musicians edited by George Grove, 1900.
- "Bach, Johann Sebastian" by Alfred Maczewski in A Dictionary of Music and Musicians edited by George Grove, 1900.
Works by this author published before January 1, 1923 are in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago. Translations or editions published later may be copyrighted. Posthumous works may be copyrighted based on how long they have been published in certain countries and areas.