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Life[ edit ] Early years: When he was ten years old, he entered the St. Thomas School at Leipzig,  where his father had become cantor in In an age of royal patronage, father and son alike knew that a university education helped prevent a professional musician from being treated as a servant.
Carl, like his brothers, pursued advanced studies in jurisprudence at the University of Leipzig in  and at Frankfurt-on-the-Oder in Bach accompanies on the keyboard. The audience includes Bach's colleagues as well as nobles. Detail from previous image A few months after graduation Bach, armed with a recommendation by the Graun brothers Johann Gottlieb and Carl Heinrich and Sylvius Leopold Weiss obtained an appointment at Berlin  in the service of Crown Prince Frederick of Prussia, the future Frederick the Great.
Upon Frederick's accession inBach became a member of the royal orchestra. In Berlin, Bach continued to write numerous pieces for solo keyboard, including a series of character pieces, the so-called "Berlin Portraits", including " La Caroline ".
Bach's interest in all types of art led to influence from poets, playwrights and philosophers such as Friedrich Gottlieb KlopstockMoses Mendelssohn and Gotthold Ephraim Lessing.
Bach's work itself influenced the work of, among others, Haydn, MozartBeethoven and Felix Mendelssohn. During his residence in Berlin, Bach composed a setting of the Magnificatin which he shows more traces than usual of his father's influence;  an Easter cantata ; several symphonies and concert works; at least three volumes of songs, including the celebrated Gellert Songs ; and a few secular cantatas and other occasional pieces.
Bach's techniques continue to be employed today. The first part of the Essay contains a chapter explaining the various embellishments in work of the period, e. The second part presents Bach's ideas on the art of figured bass and counterpointwhere he gives preference to the contrapuntal approach to harmonization over the newer ideas of Rameau 's theory of harmony and root progressions.
Upon his release from service at the court he was named court composer for Frederick's sister, Princess Anna Amalia.
The title was honorary, but her patronage and interest in the oratorio genre may have played a role in nurturing the ambitious choral works that followed.
The job required the steady production of music for Protestant church services at the Michaeliskirche Church of St. Michael and elsewhere in Hamburg.
Widespread admiration of Auferstehung led to three performances in Vienna sponsored by the Baron Gottfried van Swieten and conducted by Mozart. Only three of their children lived to adulthood: None became musicians and Johann Sebastian, a promising painter, died in his late twenties during a trip to Italy.Scribd is the world's largest social reading and publishing site.
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Vita et Opera Caroli Philippi Emanuelis Bach. (An Essay on the True Art of Playing Keyboard Instruments), immediately recognised as a definitive work on keyboard technique. "Both Haydn and Beethoven swore by it." By , the book was.
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (8 March – 14 December ), also formerly spelled Karl Philipp Emmanuel Bach, was a German Classical period musician and composer, the fifth child and second (surviving) son of Johann Sebastian Bach and Maria Barbara attheheels.com second name was given in honor of his godfather Georg Philipp Telemann, a friend of Johann Sebastian Bach.
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