Johann Christian Bach
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Johann Christian Bach (1735 - 1782)

Johann Christian Bach
Born in Leipzig, Saxonymap
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Died in London, Englandmap
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Biography

  • Known as "The London Bach"
  • Grove Online: "As a composer he was the most versatile of J.S. Bach’s sons and the only one to write Italian operas. He was an important influence on Mozart and, with C.F. Abel, did much to establish regular public concerts in London."[1]

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  1. Entered by Michael Ross.

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