Johann Sebastian Bach's life and important compositions are outlined in this easy-to-follow documentary. Features musical excerpts performed by the Elysian Ensemble.
A pivotal artist in 19th Century classical music, Johannes Brahms composed many symphonies, concertos, songs, piano pieces, and chamber works -- all primarily in the German Romantic style. Viewers of this installment in "The Famous Composers Series" may be interested to know that Brahms was instrumental in the "absolute music" movement, which emphasized aural complexity above narrative or evocation.
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