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Johann Christian Hauptmann (Bach's Pupil)

Born: 1713 - ?
Died: ?

Johann Christian was a German Kantor. He studied at the Thomasschule in Leipzig from 1727 to 1733, and enrolled at University of Leipzig in 1733. J.S. Bach wrote in a report from 1730: “not yet ready to be used in the 1st choir (figural music)”. After his studies he became Kantor in Brena and later in Mutzschen.

 

Source: fine-print footnotes in the Bach-Dokumente
Contributed by
Thomas Braatz (January 2011)

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