Watch videos & listen free to Johann Sebastian Bach: Air. Johann Sebastian Bach (March 31, 1685 – July 28, 1750) was a virtuoso German composer, organist, violinist, violist, harpsichordist from the Baroque period. Described by Mozart and Beethoven as one of the fathers of classical music, Bach’s compositions include the Brandenburg Concertos, the Goldberg Variations, the Mass in B minor, two Passions, and over three hundred cantatas. His music is revered for its technical command, artistic beauty, and intellectual depth. Bach’s use of counterpoint was brilliant and innovative, and the immense complexities of his compositional style still amaze musicians today. His sacred & secular music,… Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at Last.fm.