The WTF Bach Podcast

Special Guest: Christoph Wolff. What else can we learn about Bach?

October 25, 2021

Guest Interview: Christoph Wolff, Former Head of the Bach Archive in Leipzig. 

I had the privilege of speaking to Christoph Wolff, certainly the most distinguished Bach scholar of the 20th century, even until today. From Jimi Hendrix to Rudolph Serkin, from the music Bach's composed which is lost, to the famous "Seal of 1722", this interview has it all folks. Take a listen!

Browse Mr. Wolff's Books Here:


People / Topics Covered:

Albert Schweitzer (His Bach biography, Volume 1)

"Bach's Seal"

Bach's Handexemplar of the Goldberg Variations

Caldara's Magnificat 

Other composers Bach performed: Palestrina, Frescobaldi, Froberger, Buxtehude, Handel, Porpura, Pergolesi

Neue Bach Ausgabe

Saint Mark Passion

Bach's Obituary

The Zimmermann Coffee House


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