Johann Egidius Bach

(1645 –11717)

German organist and composer. Second son of Johann Bach, he succeeded his father as municipal director musices and organist of the church at Erfurt. He left a number of church compositions in manuscript, among others the motet à 9 for double choir, Unser Leben ist ein Schatten (1696).

VIB: Clavier, Organ and Lute in the German Baroque | VIF: Spiritual Concerto and Church Cantata