Bach and Martin Luther

Bach and Martin Luther

On March 21, 1685, Johann Sebastian Bach was born in Eisenach, Germany. Aside from his birth in Eisenach, Bach and Luther had a strong connection during his lifetime and was influential on his musical masterpieces. Bach admired the focus of music in Lutheran worship when he said, “Music is an agreeable harmony for the honor of God and permissible delights of the soul.”

Learn more about the close ties of Bach and Luther and recommended tour itinerary “In Bach’s footsteps” in LutherCountry!