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Thank Felix Mendelssohn for the J.S. Bach Revival

Felix Mendelssohn
In 1829 Felix Mendelssohn began the Bach revival that never ended
6:02PM
March 31, 2010

It’s hard to believe now, but Johann Sebastian Bach’s music was not well known to the general public for nearly 70 years after his death. In 1829 Felix Mendelssohn began the Bach revival that never ended.

Author Barry Brooks Rescues Child Composers from Oblivion

book cover of Child Composers and Their Works A Historical Survey, by Barry Cooper
Barry Cooper asks: Who are the most important child composers of the past?
4:23PM
December 12, 2009

Jennifer Hambrick discusses Barry Cooper’s new book, “Child COmposers and Their Works: A Historical Survey.”