Johann Sebastian Bach

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Bach was a German composer of the Baroque period and virtuoso organist. His music is notable for its intellectual rigor and emotional expressiveness.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068 1731 Orchestral
Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174) 1723 Choral
St. Matthew Passion (Matthäuspassion), for soloists, double chorus & double orchestra, BWV 244 (BC D3b) 1736 Choral
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 1738 Orchestral
Goldberg Variations, for keyboard (Clavier-Übung IV), BWV 988 (BC L9) 1741 Keyboard
The Well-Tempered Clavier (24), collection of preludes & fugues, Book I, BWV 846-869 (BC L80-103) 1722 Keyboard
Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37) 1708 Keyboard
Mass in B minor, for soloists, chorus & orchestra, BWV 232 (BC E1) 1748 Choral
Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043 1730 Concerto
Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of the Fugue), for keyboard (or other instruments), BWV 1080 1742 Keyboard Chamber Music
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048 1721 Concerto
Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7) 1734 Choral
St. John Passion (Johannespassion), BWV 245 (BC D2) 1724 Choral
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047 1721 Concerto
Partita for solo violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004 1720 Chamber Music
Work(s) 1700 Miscellaneous (Classical)
Suite for solo cello No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007 1720 Chamber Music
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050 1721 Concerto
Partita for solo violin No. 3 in E major, BWV 1006 1720 Chamber Music
Concerto for violin, strings & continuo No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042 1730 Concerto
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