Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach |

Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach |

Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach

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Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach |

The fourth son of J. S. Bach (“Bückeburg” B.). He studied music with his father. Studied law at Leipzig University. From 1750 he was in the service as a musician, from 1758 – bandmaster at the court of Count Schaumburg-Lippe in Bückeburg. Author pl. works, to-rye, however, were inferior in their importance to the works. W. F. Bach and C. F. E. Bach. Author of 3 oratorios, spiritual and secular cantatas (including “The American” – “Die Amerikanerin”), 6 quartets for flute and strings. tools, production for clavier (2 sonatas in 4 hands, sonatas in 2 hands, variations), etc.

Литература: Schьnemann G., Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, в кн.: Bach Yearbook, XI, Lpz., 1914, pp. 45-165; Geiringer K., The Bach family…, NY-L., 1954; Schьnemann G., Thematic Index of the Works of Joh. Chr. Friedr. Bach, «DDT», Vol. 56, 1917; Wohlfart H., New List of Works by Joh. Chr. Friedrich Bach, “Die Musikforschung”, Vol. XIII, H. 4, 1960, pp. 404-17.

P. A. Wolfius

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