The Genius of the Bach Family: Motets
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The Round Room, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Chamberlain Square Birmingham B3 3DH
Conductor Darrel Chan
Johann Sebastian Bach is undisputedly one of the most well-known and important composers in music history, yet he came from a big family tree of composers. Today we explore some lesser known, yet beautifully written motets by the Bach family, and also including JS Bach’s masterpiece Jesu, meine Freude.