Johann Sebastian Bach born in Eisenach, Turingia, 21 March 1685
Began to study...
Began to study at the Latin school in Eisenach.
With 15 years old he eave Ohrdruf Luneburg .He ntered in the San Miguel School. He Composes three organ works: Christ, der du bist der helle Tag, BWV 766, O Gott, du Frommer Gott, BWV 767, Sei gegruesset, Jesu guetig, BWV 768
He was appointed Kapellmeister
In August he was appointed kapellmeister in Neuekirche in Arnstadt and he composed 6 works for organ
Sonata for keyboard (key) BWV 963
He composed the Sonata for keyboard (key) BWV 963
Organist at the church of San Blas
On June 15 he was appointed organist at the church of San Blas in Mühlhausen .
He married with Maria Barbara Bach in Dornheim,Maria Barbara Bach had got 23 years old.
He had got her first daughter,Catharina Dorothea, born on 25 December
Organist at Halle
Bach competes for the post of organist at Halle.
Rejects the position
Halle rejects the position and is promoted to Konzertmeister in Weimar on 2nd March.
He composed Musical Offering BWV 1079
He composed and published in September the Musical Offering BWV 1079.
It is operated by the oculist John Taylor in March-April. He died on July 28. He is buried in the cemetery of the Johanniskirche July 31.