Johann Sebastian Bach

  • Bach is Born

    Bach is Born
    Bach is born in Eisenach, Germany into a family of talented musicians.
  • Bach Moves out

    Bach Moves out
    Bach's parents pass away. He moves in with his older brother, who is an organist, and becomes a choirboy.
  • Getting Started

    Getting Started
    Bach excells as an organist and takes his first professional post in Arnstadt, but he wasn't happy there. His relationships with fellow local musicians were hostile as he constantly critisized them for their lack of skill. Locals even complained that Bach's music was too complicated to sing.