Ravelry: Coffee Cantata pattern by Caoua Coffee

Ravelry: Coffee Cantata pattern by Caoua Coffee

Coffee Cantata mit Addi Sockenwunder

Coffee Cantata mit Addi Sockenwunder

Johann Sebastian Bach wrote a short opera about coffee obsession. The famed Baroque composer and pianist, was also a notable coffee fiend. Though he's not well regarded for his humor, he turned an amusing poem by his frequent collaborator, Picander, into The Coffee Cantata in 1732. The cantata mocked public outcry about the rise of the Vienna coffeehouse scene. At the time, coffee was regarded as a dangerous societal "vice."

9 Famous Geniuses Who Were Also Huge Coffee Addicts

Johann Sebastian Bach wrote a short opera about coffee obsession. The famed Baroque composer and pianist, was also a notable coffee fiend. Though he's not well regarded for his humor, he turned an amusing poem by his frequent collaborator, Picander, into The Coffee Cantata in 1732. The cantata mocked public outcry about the rise of the Vienna coffeehouse scene. At the time, coffee was regarded as a dangerous societal "vice."

J.S. Bach's Comic Opera, "The Coffee Cantata," Sings the Praises of the Great Stimulating Drink (1735) | Open Culture

J.S. Bach's Comic Opera, "The Coffee Cantata," Sings the Praises of the Great Stimulating Drink (1735) | Open Culture

Coffee Cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position

Coffee Cantata by Johann Sebastian Bach song meaning, lyric interpretation, video and chart position

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