x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 January 2018

Bach’s compositions performed by Netherlands Bach Society available online for free

Portait of German-born musician and composer Johann Christian Bach (1735 - 1782), son of J S Bach, painted by Thomas Gainsborough, 1770s. Courtesy Hulton Archive / Getty Images
Portait of German-born musician and composer Johann Christian Bach (1735 - 1782), son of J S Bach, painted by Thomas Gainsborough, 1770s. Courtesy Hulton Archive / Getty Images

If you are looking for Cello Suits, The Art of Fugue or The Well-Tempered Clavier I no12 in F minor, then a new website, All of Bach, is your source for all of 18th century German composer’s work.

The Netherlands Bach Society, which was established in 1921, and guest musicians are creating a repertoire of all 1080 compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach, one of the greatest musicians of the Baroque period.

Every week, the ensemble will record one his works and upload the performance on the All of Bach website.

There are six performances on the website so far. Visit allofbach.com to watch the videos.

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