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Friedrich Christian Samuel Mohrheim (Bach's Pupil)

Born: April 26, 1719 - Neumarkt, abouy 25 km south-east of Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
Died: 1780 - Danzig, Pomerania, Prusia (now: Gdańsk, Poland)

Friedrich Christian Samuel Mohrheim was a German musician. He attended the Thomasschule in Leipzig from 1733 to 1736, and, like other J.S. Bach's pupils, acted as copyist for him during this period. He was later appointed Kapellmeister in Danzig, where he died.

 

Source: Oxford Composer Companions J.S. Bach (Editor: Malcolm Boyd, OUP, 1999); fine-print footnotes in the Bach-Dokumente
Contributed by
Aryeh Oron (June 2014); Thomas Braatz (January 2011)

Bach's Pupils: List of Bach's Pupils | Actual and Potential Non-Thomaner Singers and Players who participated in Bach’s Figural Music in Leipzig | Bach’s Pupils - Discussions: Part 1 | Part 2

Copyist of J.S. Bach's Works

BWV 82: 2nd violin part
BWV 248: Organo part of Mvt. 19: Aria

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