Born: September 5 1735 in Leipzig, Germany
Died: January 1 1782 in London, UK
Interesting Facts about Johann Christian Bach:
– He was often called the “London Bach” or “English Bach” because he lived in London for a long time.
– He gave Queen Charlotte and her children music lessons.
– His music influenced Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a very famous composer, who he first met when Mozart was a child visiting London with his father.
– He also lived in Italy for a long time and was the organist at the Cathedral in Milan.
Sonata in D Major
Air in E Flat Major
6 Quintets Op 11