Johann Kuhnau
b. April 6, 1660 – d. June 5, 1722 • Composer • Musician
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Kuhnau, Johann
Kuhnau, Johann (1660–1722)Classical scholar; organist and composerKuhnau, composer Johann Sebastian Bach’s immediate predecessor at St. Thomas Church and School in Leipzig, contributed to the development of the Lutheran church cantata, which Bach brought to its final stage of perfection. Kuhnau is