Johann Sebastian Bach.

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Johann Sebastian Bach's birthday is a big day at CPR Classical. We're playing his pieces throughout the day on Friday, and Karla Walker compiled some great quotes about Bach from performers and composers like Glenn Gould and Felix Mendelssohn.

Here's something extra. Click the audio link above to hear CPR Classical's Charley Samson on the greatness and lasting influence of Bach's music.

Charley Samson shares insights on classical music and local performances in the 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. hours each weekday. He also hosts Colorado Spotlight at 7 p.m. Sunday through Friday.