This 3-disc set unveils the life and music of the great German composer Johann Sebastian Bach. Includes DVD movie, music CD of several important works, and Windows CD-ROM with interactive game.
Please note: The CD-ROM included will only work with Windows OS. Please see system requirements below.
Dr. Peter Laki of the Cleveland Orchestra and his cartoon twin brother Lucky Peter travel through Germany following J.S. Bach's footsteps.
The 18th century world of the great German composer Johann Sebastian Bach comes to life in this movie.Â Educational and fun for children and their families, shot in all the authentic places where the legendary composer lived and worked, this documentary brings Bachâ€™s time and music to life. Renowned musicologist Dr. Peter Laki is joined by his cartoon twin brother Lucky Peter and other animated characters in this engaging and humorous film for children of all ages.
Air on the G Strings Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D
Allegro from Sonata for Flute and basso-continuo in E
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, Part I
Harpsichord Concerto in F, Part II
Badinerie from Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, Part II
Aria from Cantata 79
Adagio from Sonata for Flute and Basso-continuo in E
Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, Part I
Adagio from Taccota, Adagio and Fugue for organ
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major, Part I
Jesu, joy of man's desiring, chorale from Cantata 147
Brandenburg Concert No. 4 in G Major, Part III
Allegro from Sonata for Flute and basso-continuo in A
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Part III
Based on the best of Johann Sebastian Bachâ€™s music, the Discover Bach! computer game is filled with kid-friendly navigation and exquisite graphics, allowing players to explore and expand their musical abilities.
Children help Bach to find missing musical parts for his new Flute Sonata to make sure that Bachâ€™s presentation for the King of Prussia is a success. In order to do that they need to solve Musical Jigsaw Puzzlesâ„¢, find the right melodies in the Melody Puzzles, answer the trivia questions correctly, and browse through the Bach, Baroque, and Beyond Interactive Encyclopedia.
Discover Bach! contains hours and hours of interactive fun and music:
16 Musical Jigsaw Puzzles
9 Reversed Musical Jigsaw Puzzles
16 Melody Puzzles
72 Trivia Quiz Questions
Bach, Baroque, and Beyond Interactive Encyclopedia
Audio and Video materials
Windows 98 or higher
Pentium IV 600 MHz or higher
350 MB available on Hard Drive