Johann Sebastian Bach
By: Samantha Hamilton
- Bach was a member of a seven-generation family of talented composers and instrumentalists.
- Bach fathered 20 children but only nine of them survived him.
- Bach was orphaned at age 10 and was raised by an uncle.
- Bach spent about a month in jail after showing disrespect to the Duke of Weimar by illegally seeking employment elsewhere.
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