Intro to Pachelbel
Wilhelm Hieronymus Pachelbel (c. 1685 – 1764) was a German composer and organist, elder son of Johann Pachelbel.
Born in Erfurt near Eisenach (probably in the same year as Johann Sebastian Bach, George Frideric Handel, and Domenico Scarlatti), Pachelbel studied with his father. The first printed reference to either Pachelbel is in Johann Mattheson's Ehrenpforte. It is believed that Wilhelm Hierony... more