Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)-
Composer, Organist, Violinist, etc.
Born in Eisanach, Germany
Has: Intellectual depth, technical command, artistic beauty
Works: Brandenburg Concerto, Goldberg Variations, Mass in B minor, Toccata and Fugue in D minor
Works were both sacred and secular.
Faustina Bordoni (1697-1783)-
Born in Venice
Taught by Michelangelo Gasparini
Has: prefect tonation, outstanding breath control, and musical intellegence
Roles: Roxana in Alessandro, Alcestis in Admeto, Pulcheia in Riccerdo Primo, Emira in Siroe, and Elisa in Tolomeo