Newsgroups or web-sites that are related to newsgroups or mailing lists where Bach is often discussed.

Bach Central Station
'A Directory of J.S. Bach Resources on the Internet'
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Johann Sebastian Bach - Frequently Asked Questions ( FAQ )
'This site endeavors to answer oft-asked and oft-heard questions about Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) and his work, explain basic facts and concepts about his music, its forms, techniques, context, etc., shed light on common misunderstandings, and provide pointers to further information on and off the web. This FAQ is directed largely at those unfamiliar or only somewhat familiar with Bach and his work, whether otherwise knowledgeable about so-called "classical music" or not; it is not intended to be a comprehensive, encyclopaedic, or scholarly resource (although we provide pointers to more complete Bach resources).'
Analysis  Bibliography  Biography  Educational  Links  Newsgroups  Recordings  Works 

The J.S. Bach newsgroup ''
A newsgroup dedicated to the discussion of J.S. Bach and his music.
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Harpsichords and Related Topics
'HPSCHD-L is an electronic mailing list devoted to early stringed keyboard instruments: harpsichords, clavichords, fortepianos, virginals, and all similar instruments except the modern piano. The list is an open forum for all topics related to these instruments, including their theory and principles of construction, decoration, and history and evolution from their earliest beginnings through modern times.'
Instruments  Newsgroups 

Early Music FAQ
'This is the Frequently Asked Questions page for Early Music (Western music of the Medieval, Renaissance & Baroque eras). We attempt to cover all aspects in greater or lesser depth.'
Bibliography  Biography  Events  Instruments  Links  Newsgroups  Performers  Recordings
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Newsgroups  Recordings
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bach-list Home/FAQ Page
bach-list is a mail list devoted to discussion of Johann Sebastian Bach and the rest of the Bach family.

Classical Music FAQ
The FAQ for the newsgroup
Edited and compiled by the late Gabe Wiener, creator of the Bach newsgroup


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