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Johann Sebastian Bach : 

Johann Sebastian Bach and quizzes about his life.

Bach's family Quiz #1 : 

Bach's family Quiz #1 Bach had... A. 1 wife and 4 kids B. 2 wives and 20 kids C. 2 wives and 7 kids

Answer: B : 

Answer: B Bach had two wives, two parents, and many, many kids.  With his first wife,Maria Barbara, he had 7 children. With his second wife, Anna Magdalena, he had another 13. Unluckily, only 10 of the 20 kids survived to adulthood.

Bach's profession : 

Bach's profession Bach was NOT a... A. Musician B. Violinist C. Doctor

Answer: C : 

Answer: C Bach had many jobs throughout his life. But overall, he was a German composer, organist, and violinist, and made many beautiful works.

A note about Bach's name: : 

A note about Bach's name: People usually called him by his middle name, Sebastian, since so many other family members were called Johann.

Bach's birth : 

Bach's birth Bach was born in... A. 1579 B. 1685 C. 1792 He died in... A. 1750 B. 1935 C. 1846

Answers: B and A : 

Answers: B and A Bach was born on March 31, 1685, in Eisenach. He died in Leipzig on July 28, 1750, at the age of 65.

Bach's works : 

Bach's works Which was one of J.S. Bach's works? A. The Well-tempered Clavier B. Solfegettio C. The little mermaid Which were his most known? A. The Air on the G string B. The 15 Inventions C. The Brandenburg concertos

Slide 11: 

Answers: A and C Bach had many works, but here are some of them: The 15 Inventions and 15 Sinfonias. The  Air on the G String The Well-Tempered Clavier Bach's best-known orchestral works are the Brandenburg Concertos.

Johann Sebastian Bach : 

Johann Sebastian Bach Thank you for reading this.