Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (22 November 1710 – 1 July 1784), the second child and eldest son of Johann Sebastian Bach and Maria Barbara Bach, was a German composer and performer. Despite his acknowledged genius as an organist, improviser and composer, his income and employment were unstable and he died in poverty.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 22, 1710 (Weimar), Died July 1, 1784 (Berlin)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CS-022406 12-in. 4/7/1938 Concerto in D minor for piano solo Alexander Brailowsky Piano solo arranger  
Victor CS-022407 12-in. 4/7/1938 Concerto in D minor for piano solo Alexander Brailowsky Piano solo arranger  
Victor CS-022408 12-in. 4/7/1938 Concerto in D minor for piano solo Alexander Brailowsky Piano solo arranger  
Brunswick TC2996 10-in. 2/20/1929 Organ concerto for piano Edward Goll Piano solo arranger  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann," accessed January 16, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353866.

Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 16, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353866.

"Bach, Wilhelm Friedemann." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 16 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353866

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