Bachs Thomaner. Key piece "Matrikelbuch" (Episode 2)

2014

Leipzig Bach Archive

Leipzig Bach Archive
Leipzig, Germany

Our knowledge about Johann Sebastian Bach is as little as about no other classical composer. Related to a research project funded by the Gerda Henkel Stiftung the Leipzig Bach Archive now tries to unveil the secrets of the Thomaskantor by a new approach to research: What told the Thomaner about their teacher. A recently discovered matriculation register of the St. Thomas School from Bach’s days is the base for many new insights. A film by Peter Prestel

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