Johann Christian Bach

Born 5 September 1735. Died 1 January 1782.
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Johann Christian Bach (1735-1782)

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Johann Christian Bach (September 5, 1735 – January 1, 1782) was a composer of the Classical era, the eleventh child and youngest son of Johann Sebastian Bach. He is sometimes referred to as "the London Bach" or "the English Bach", due to his time spent living in the British capital, where he came to be known as John Bach. He is noted for influencing the concerto style of Mozart.

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