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Johann Sebastian Bach
Brandenburg Concerto # 2

 

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Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2

The Sons of Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach was married two times, and had a grand total of 20 children! All of Bach's ancestors were musicians, and his sons were expected to follow in his musical footsteps. Some of them became famous composers, too.

Classics for Kids Quiz

1. How many children did Bach have?

7

5

13

20


2.Which of these composers was NOT one of J.S. Bach's sons?

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach

Johann Christian Bach

Emil Michael Bach


3. Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach wrote lots of music for which instrument?

harp

cello

flute

bassoon


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