This comprehensive biography contrasts 250 years' worth of legend with the real facts of Bach's life as uncovered through the author's extensive research. . In this new biography of Johann Sebastian Bach, Klaus Eidam brings the icon of Baroque music into focus as never before.
Klaus Eidam has written TV plays about Handel, Haydn, Mendelssohn, and Weber and is the author of a four-part Bach TV series that has been broadcast in forty countries . Hoyt Rogers translations from the French, German, and Spanish have appeared in numerous periodicals.