Johann Christian Bach

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Johann Christian Bach, pentit in Lunnon bi Thomas Gainsborough, 1776 (Naitional Portrait Gallery, Lunnon)

Johann Christian Bach (September 5, 1735 – Januar 1, 1782) wis a componer o the Clessical era, the eleivent survivin bairn an youngest son o Johann Sebastian Bach. He is whiles referred tae as "the Lunnon Bach" or "the Inglis Bach", due tae his time spent leevin in the Breetish caipital, whaur he came tae be kent as John Bach.[1] He is notit for influencin the concerto style o Mozart.

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  1. Eric Siblin The Cello Suites: J. S. Bach, Pablo Casals, and the Search for a ... 2011, p. 234. "Known as the 'London Bach', he travelled to Italy, converted to Roman Catholicism, and enjoyed celebrity status in England, going by the name John Bach. Only fourteen years old when Bach died, Johann Christian apparently occupied a ..."