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Name

Category

Works / Country

Johann Baal [Missing Biography]

 

Bavaria, Germany

Victor Babin

Arranger

Russia

Grażyna Bacewicz

Composer

Poland

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Anna Magdalena (Wilcken) Bach

J.S. Bach's 2nd wife

Saxony, Germany

Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach [46] (C.P.E. Bach)

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Caspar Bach [3/56]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Caspar Bach [3/58]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Christoph Bach [5]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Ernst Carl Gottfried Bach [81]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Ernst Christian Bach [82]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Georg Christoph Bach [10]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

George Michael Bach [74]

Musician

Saxony, Germany

Gottfried Heinrich Bach [48]

Musician

Saxony, Germany

Gottlieb Friedrich Bach [76]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Heinrich Bach [3/62]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Heinrich Bach [6]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann(es) [Hans] Bach [2]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann(es) Bach [3/59]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann(es) [Hans] Bach [4]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Bach [67]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Aegidius Bach [8]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Aegidius Bach [36]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Ambrosius Bach [11]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Andreas Bach [44]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Balthasar Bach [71]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Bernhard Bach [18]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Bernhard Bach [41]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christian Bach [7]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christian Bach [32]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christian Bach [50]

Composer

Saxony, Germany / England

Johann Christian Bach [77]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [13]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [12]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [22]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [17]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [28]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [19]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [26]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Bach [42]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach [49]

Composer

Saxony, Germany

Johann Christoph Georg Bach [83]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Elias Bach [39]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Ernst Bach [25]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Ernst Bach [34]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Friedrich Bach [29]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Friedrich Bach [35]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Georg Bach [78]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Gottfried Bernhard Bach [47]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Günther Bach [15]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Günther Bach [33]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Heinrich Bach [43]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Heinrich Bach [53]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Jacob Bach [3/68]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Jacob Bach [16]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Jacob Bach [23]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany / Sweden

Johann Lorenz Bach [38]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Ludwig Bach [3/72]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Michael Bach [14]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Michael Bach [30]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Michael Bach (13) NW

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Nicolaus Bach [9]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Nicolaus Bach [27]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Philipp Bach [85]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Samuel Bach [31]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Sebastian Bach [24]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany
BWV 315, BWV 345, BWV 384

Johann Stephan Bach [3/70]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Johann Valentin Bach [21]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Lips [Philippus] Bach [65]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Maria Barbara Bach

J.S. Bach's 1st wife

Thuringia, Germany

Melchior Bach [3/60]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Nicolaus Bach [3/61]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Nicolaus Ephraim Bach [73]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Philipp Christian Georg Bach [80]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Samuel Anton Bach [75]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Tobias Friedrich Bach [40]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Tobias Friedrich Bach [79]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Veit Bach [1]

Musician

Thuringia, Germany

Wilhelm Friedemann Bach [45] (W.F. Bach)

Composer

Thuringi, Germany

Wilhelm Friedrich Ernst Bach [84]

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

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Johann Caspar Bachofen

Composer

Switzerland

Sigismund Bachrich

Composer, Arranger

Hungary

Nicolas Bacri

Composer

France

Ludovic Bács

Composer, Arranger

Hungary / Romania

Henk Badings

Composer

Java / The Netherlands

Nikolai Badinski

Composer

Bulgaria

Peter Baekgaard

Arranger

Denmark

Walter Baer

Composer

Switzerland

Selmar Bagge

Composer, Arranger

Germany

Jason Bahr

Composer

USA

Frederic Balazs

Composer, Arranger

Hungary / USA

Richard Bales

Composer, Arranger

USA

Alison Balsom

Arranger

England

Johann Nathanael Bammler

Bach's Pupil

Saxony, Germany

Henry Charles Banister

Composer, Arranger

England

Granville Bantock

Composer, Arranger

England

Cinzia Barbagelata

Arranger

Italy

Samuel Barber

Composer, Arranger

USA

John Barbirolli

Arranger

England

Otto Barblan

Composer

Switzerland

Christian Samuel Barth

Bach’s Pupil

Saxony, Germany

Hans Barth

Composer, Arranger

Germany

Richard Bartmuß

Composer

Saxony, Germany

Béla Bartók

Composer, Arranger

Hungary

Giovanni Battista Bassani

Composer

Italy

James Bastien

Arranger

USA

Harold Bauer

Arranger

England / USA

Alfred Baum

Composer, Arranger

Switzerland

Herbert Baumann

Composer

Germany

Max Georg Baumann

Composer

Germany

Johann Christoph Baumgarten

Bach’s Pupil

Thuringia, Germany

Jürg Baur

Composer

Germany

Arnold Bax

Composer, Arranger

England

John Bayless

Composer, Arranger

USA

Albert Becker

Composer

Germany

Carl Ferdinand Becker

Composer, Writer

Saxony, Germany

Cornelius Becker

Hymn-Writer

Saxony, Germany

Gustav Louis Becker

Arranger

USA

René-Louis Becker

Composer

France / USA

Alfred von Beckerath

Composer

Germany

Christopher à Becket-Williams

Composer, Arranger

England

Pierre Michel Bédard

Composer

Canada / France

Robert Leech Bedell

Composer, Arranger

USA

Gwilym Edward Beechey

Composer, Arranger

England

Bram Beekman

Composer

The Netherlands

Ludwig van Beethoven

Composer

Germany

Karol Beffa

Composer, Arranger

France

Martin Behm

Hymn-Writer

Silesia, Germany

Siegfried Behrend

Composer, Arranger

Germany

Jack Behrens

Composer

USA / Canada

Ján Levoslav Bella

Composer

Slovakia

Johann Gottfried Heinrich Bellermann

Composer, Music Theorist

Germany

Vladimir Belov

Arranger

Russia

Franz Benda

Composer

Bohemia

Paul Ben-Haim

Composer, Aeranger

Germany / Israel

André Bénichou

Arranger

France

Heinz Benker

Composer

Germany

Niels Viggo Bentzon

Composer

Denmark

William Sterndale Bennett

Composer, Arranger

England

Alban Berg

Composer

Austria

Erich Bergel

Arranger

Romania / Germany

Erik Bergman

Composer

Finland

Luciano Berio

Composer, Arranger

Italy

Ralph Berkowitz

Composer, Arranger

USA

Boris Berlin

Arranger

Russia / Canada

Friedrich Wilhelm Berner

Composer

Silesia, Germany

Lord Berners

Composer, Arranger

England

Christoph Bernhard

Composer

Prussia, Germany

Leonard Bernstein

Composer

USA

Henri Bertini

Composer, Arranger

England / France

Hans Georg Bertram

Composer

Germany

Maurice Besly

Composer, Arranger

England

Kaspar Bienemann

Hymn-Writer

Bavaria, Germany

Richard Keys Biggs

Composer

USA

Peter Billam

Composer, Arranger

England

Anton Bilotti

Composer, Arranger

USA

Sigismund von Birken

Hymn-Writer

Bohemia, Germany

Marcel Bitsch

Composer, Arranger

France

Georges Bizet

Composer

France

Michael Blake

Composer

South Africa

Émile-Robert Blanchet

Composer, Arranger

Switzerland

Amando Blanquer Ponsoda

Composer

Spain

Oskar Gottlieb Blarr

Composer, Arranger

Germany

Arthur Bliss

Composer, Arranger

England

Waldemar Bloch

Composer

Austria

Robert Blum

Composer

Switzerland

Joachim Blume

Composer

Germany

Martin Traugott Wilhelm Blumner

Composer

Germany

Erwin Bodky

Arranger

East Prussia, Germany / USA

Alexandre Pierre François Boëly

Composer

France

Herman Boessenroth

Arranger

USA

Moissaye Boguslawski

Composer, Arranger

USA

Georg Böhm

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Arrigo Boito

Poet, Composer

Italy

Otto Bolm

Arranger

Germany

Mario di Bonaventura

Arranger

USA

Ulrich Bogislaus von Bonin

Poet

Pomerania, Prussia, Germany

Francesco Antonio Bonporti

Composer

Italy

Jan (Johan) Van Boom

Composer, Arranger

The Netherlands / Sweden

Colin Booth

Arranger

England

Helmut Bornefeld

Composer

Germany

Jeremiah Bornfield

Composer

USA

Siegfried Borris

Composer

Germany

Leonard Borwick

Arranger

England

Marco Enrico Bossi

Composer

Italy

Nadia Boulanger

Composer

France

Pierre Boulez

Composer

France

Hendrik Bouman

Composer

The Netherlands

Louis Bourgeois

Composer

France

Ivan Bounikoff

Composer, Arranger

Russia

Guy Bovet

Composer

Switzerland

Jeanne Bovet [Missing Biography]

Arranger

Switzerland

Rayner Brown

Composer, Arranger

USA

York Bowen

Composer, Arranger

England

Mario Braggiotti

Composer, Arranger

Italy

Johannes Brahms

Composer

Germany

Henry Brant

Composer, Arranger

Canada / USA

Johannes Brassart

Composer

Burgundia

Louis Brassin

Composer, Arranger

Belgium

Alexander Braudo

Arranger

Russia

Peter Michael Braun

Composer

Germany

Walter Braunfels

Composer, Arranger

Hesse, Germany

Friedrich Nicolaus Brauns

Composer

Schleswig-Holstein, Germany

Volker Bräutigam

Composer

Germany

Reiner Bredemeyer

Composer

Colombia / Germany

Hans Brehme

Composer

Germany

Peter Breiner

Composer, Arranger

Czechoslovakia

Georg Friedrich Breithaupt [Missing Biography]

Hymn-Writer

Thuringia, Germany

Rudolf Breithaupt

Arranger

Lower Saxony, Germany

Franz-Josef Breuer

Composer

Germany

Alfred Herbert Brewer

Composer

England

George MacKenzie Brewer

Composer, Arranger

Canada

Frank Bridge

Composer, Arranger

England

David Briggs

Composer, Arranger

England

John Brimhall

Arranger

 

Arthur Briskier [Missing Biography]

Arranger

USA

George F. Bristow

Composer, Arranger

USA

Benjamin Britten

Composer

England

Barthold Heinrich Brockes

Librettist

Germany

Georg Bronner

Composer

 

Richard Brooks

Composer

USA

Grover Ackley Brower

Composer, Arranger

USA

Francis James Brown > Joseph James

Composer, Arranger

USA

Robert J. Brownlow

Composer, Arranger

USA

Chris Brubeck

Composer, Arranger

USA

Dave Brubeck

Composer

USA

Rudolf Bruči

Composer

Yugoslavia

Arnold von Bruck

Composer

 

Ferdinand Bruckmann

Composer, Arranger

Germany

Johannes Bruckner

Thomaskantor

 

Nicolaus Bruhns

Composer

 

Adolf Brunner

Composer

 

Christian Brunnmann [Missing Biography]

Hymn-Writer

BWV 435

Karl Debrois van Bruyck [Missing Biography]

Composer, Arranger

 

Constantin Bugeanu

Composer, Arranger

 

Richard Buhlig

Arranger

USA

Hans von Bülow

Composer, Arranger

 

Stanislav Bunin

Arranger

Russia

Carl Burchard [Missing Biography]

Arranger

 

Joachim a Burck

Hymn-Writer, Composer

BWV 309

John Burke

Composer

Canada

Willy Burkhard

Composer

 

Franz Joachim Burmeister

Hymn-Writer

Lower Saxony, Germany

Richard Burmeister

Composer, Arranger

 

Ferruccio Busoni

Composer

Italy

Crato Bütner

Composer

 

Max Butting

Composer

Germany

Johann Heinrich Buttstett

Composer

Thuringia, Germany

Dietrich Buxtehude

Composer

Schlezwig-Holstein, Germany

Jean-Paul Byloo

Composer

Belgium

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