As early as 1695, at the age of 18, he became the organist at the Kaufmannskirche. The German organist and composer, Johann Bernhard [Bernard] Bach studied with his father, Johann Aegidius Bach . Johann Bernhard Bach was born in Erfurt in 1676 (most probably in November), in the house named "Zu den drei Rosen" (The Three Roses), in Junkersand Street, and was baptized on 25 November 1676 in Erfurt's Merchant's Church (Kaufmannskirche). It is not known whether he composed, and his career as an organist is not in itself notable, but his life throws light on his famous father, the composer Johann Sebastian Bach. J.S. Johann Gottfried was the fourth child of Johann Sebastian Bach and Maria Barbara Bach to reach adulthood.  It was a post for which his father had applied as a young man. His mother died in Köthen in 1720. Bach var Johann Sebastian og Maria Barbara Bachs tredje sønn, og yngre bror av Wilhelm Friedemann og Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach. Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (* 11. He – like his younger brother Johann Christoph, born in 1685 – received his early musical tuition from his father Johann Aegidius Bach. There he died prematurely at age 24. A fost elev la renumita Thomasschule din Leipzig (latină: Schola Thomana). J.G.B. In contrast to his elder brothers Wilhelm Friedemann and Carl Philipp Emanuel he did not get the opportunity to study at Leipzig University after finishing school. Bach.. In 1738, he was burdened with debt and abandoned a career in music in order to study law in Jena. After attending the Schola Mercatorum at Erfurt he entered Erfurt's major secondary school at that time, Ratsgymnasium. He first served as organist at the Marienkirche, the largest church in Mühlhausen in 1735. Johann Bernhard Bach (23 May 1676 – 11 June 1749) was a German composer, and second cousin of J. S. It is known that J.S. In Eisenach he also became the organist at St. George's Church, succeeding his uncle Johann Christoph Bach. However, a new organ by Zacharias Hildebrandt had since been installed. In 1703 John William III, Duke of Saxe-Eisenach called him to Eisenach to serve as harpsichordist at the ducal court. Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (født 11. mai 1715 i Weimar; død 27. mai 1739 i Jena) var en tysk organist. Bach is believed to have moved to Leipzig partly because of the educational opportunities there for his sons. The surviving orchestral suites (overtures) are as follows: They are thought to have been written before 1730. In 1723 his father was appointed Thomaskantor in Leipzig. , In 1741 the ducal orchestra was dissolved, which meant that Johann Bernhard continued to work exclusively as choirmaster and organist, until his death, apparently still receiving the ducal allowance of 100 Thalers per year.. He was born in Weimar, where his father was employed until 1717 when the family moved to Köthen. Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (11. května 1715 Výmar, Německo – 27. května 1739 Jena, Německo) německý varhaník. Bach attended the Thomasschule, where his father was responsible for the musical education which formed an important part of the curriculum. In 1715 he acted as godfather for Johann Sebastian's son Johann Gottfried Bernhard, whilst Johann Sebastian became godfather to Johann Bernhard's eldest son Johann Ernst in 1722. Johann Gottfried also only spent a short time in the Mühlhausen, moving in 1737 to find a new engagement as organist at the Jakobikirche in Sangerhausen. Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach (May 11, 1715 – May 27, 1739) was a German musician. In 1735 he became organist of St Mary's in Mühlhausen and in 1737 of the Jakobikirche in Sangerhausen (a post his father had applied for in 1702 ). Clearly an eminent organist, because after this post his reputation was so high that he was called away from … From 1708 to 1712 Johann Bernhard Bach worked together with Georg Philipp Telemann who held, first, the position of the leader of the violin section, and, from August 1709, that of a conductor (Kapellmeister) at Eisenach's ducal orchestra. He also studied privately with his father. Er war der dritte Sohn von Johann Sebastian Bach und Maria Barbara Bach After attending the Schola Mercatorum at Erfurt he entered Erfurt's major secondary school at that time, Ratsgymnasium . Most of his musical output has been lost, but amongst his surviving music there are four orchestral suites. Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach  was the 6 th child of J.S. He was succeeded as organist by one of his cousins. 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Bach with the same name, see, Siegfried Orth: Zu den Erfurter Jahren Johann Bernhard Bachs (1676-1749), 1971, S. 107, Siegfried Orth: Zu den Erfurter Jahren Johann Bernhard Bachs (1676-1749), 1971, S. 110, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Ouvertures", Johann Bernhard Bach : L'Achéron / François Joubert-Caillet, Ricercar, https://www.mgg-online.com/mgg/stable/12798, International Music Score Library Project, Johann Bernhard Bach on Bach Cantatas Website, Johann Christoph Bach (organist at Ohrdruf), Johann Christoph Bach (musician at Arnstadt), Johann Ernst Bach (musician at Saxe-Weimar), Johann Michael Bach (musician at Wuppertal), https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Johann_Bernhard_Bach&oldid=990510246, Articles needing additional references from August 2012, All articles needing additional references, Articles with International Music Score Library Project links, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SELIBR identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 24 November 2020, at 21:59. This latter was to succeed his father Johann Bernhard as organist at St. George's Church in Eisenach. Johann Sebastian was there in 1707–1708, and despite the briefness of his stay he was well regarded by the town council, carrying out commissions for them after moving to Weimar. Like his father before him, Johann Gottfried Bernhard auditioned for posts as a musician. On 6 August 1716 Johann Bernhard Bach married Johanna Sophia Siefer. He was a pupil of his father.