Many people enjoy listening to or performing music. Whether the music is pop, rock, blues, or classical, it provides people with a way to express their feelings.
For many music lovers, J. S. Bach is a perpetually sober and serious composer, frowning out of pictures on book and CD covers. Wilson reminds listeners that those who only heard Bach's music might imagine him as vivacious, even romantic, and shows why Bach continues to intrigue and influence the music scene.
Article by: St. Louis Public Library staff