Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Tickets | 2024-2025 Tour & Event Dates | GoComGo.com

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach Tickets

Composer
Filter
Types
Theatres

Events4 results

Filter By
Classical Concert
Classical Concert
23 Apr 2024, Tue 8 PM
Composer: Camille Saint-Saëns , Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach , Francis Poulenc , Johann Sebastian Bach , Wilhelm Friedemann Bach
Cast: Igor Levit , Berliner Barock Solisten
View Tickets from 137 US$

In high demand – less than 15 of 2100 tickets left!

Classical Concert
Save1%
11 May 2024, Sat 5 PM
Cast: Igor Levit , Berliner Barock Solisten
View Tickets from 98 US$

Less than 18 of 1898 tickets left!

Classical Concert
Save1%
9 Dec 2024, Mon 2 PM
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Cast: Simone Young , Joshua Batty , .... + 1

About

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (8 March 1714 – 14 December 1788), also formerly spelled Karl Philipp Emmanuel Bach, was a German Classical period musician and composer, the fifth child and second (surviving) son of Johann Sebastian Bach and Maria Barbara Bach. His second name was given in honor of his godfather Georg Philipp Telemann, a friend of Johann Sebastian Bach.

C. P. E. Bach was an influential composer working at a time of transition between his father's Baroque style and the Classical style that followed it. His personal approach, an expressive and often turbulent one known as empfindsamer Stil or 'sensitive style', applied the principles of rhetoric and drama to musical structures. Bach's dynamism stands in deliberate contrast to the more mannered galant style also then in vogue.

To distinguish him from his brother Johann Christian, the "London Bach," who at this time was music master to the Queen of England, C. P. E. Bach was known as the "Berlin Bach" during his residence in that city, and later as the "Hamburg Bach" when he succeeded Telemann as Kapellmeister there. To his contemporaries, he was known simply as Emanuel.

You are here
Top of page