Proper Pronunciation Guide
- Pronounce the letter “a” as /ɑ/—like the same letter in the word “father.”
- Pronounce the letters “ch” as /k/.
|James enjoys playing Bach's violin sonatas.|
|Wynton Marsalis hosted a program, which was titled "From Bach to Ellington."|
(proper noun) German composer (1685-1750) who epitomized the Baroque style and period of music, pre-dating the Classical period.
Bach’s full name is Johann Sebastian Bach [ˏjo͜u hɑn sə ˏbæs ʧən bɑk].