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Eine kleine Bachmusik: Annual Bach Fest brings Leipzig to Lake Chelan

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CHELAN — The year he turned 33, Johann Sebastian Bach was fresh out of jail for getting on Duke William Ernest of Saxe-Weimar’s bad side.

By that point he’d also fathered six kids and written 32 cantatas, one mass, the Tocatta and Fugue (plus 30 other works in the fugue vein), 50 chorales, three suites for keyboard, and three of out six of the Brandenburg concertos.

That was 1718, and Bach still had a long way to go. His lifetime…

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