For many years after his death, Bach was nearly forgotten. A few of his works were even used as wrapping paper in a butcher shop. Today, the “holy cantor” is regarded as one of the world’s greatest composers.

  • Publisher: Mitchell Lane
  • Series: Masters of Music
  • Year Published: 2003
  • Age Level: 8-13
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Very highly recommended for both school and community library collections. Showcases the lives of three composers, each of whom was hugely popular in his lifetimes and were to prove influential upon succeeding generations of music makers. Combining music, history, and culture with biographical information. (Children’s Bookwatch)