Johann Sebastian Bach: Why Is Google’s Birthday Tribute So Special Today?

A fun tribute where all of you can join in!

 
Johann Sebastian Bach: Why Is Google’s Birthday Tribute So Special Today?
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It is 22nd March and as is customary, Google never fails to make the birthdays of famous personalities a special day. 22nd March marks the birth anniversary of the famous German music composer and musician, Johann Sebastian Bach. All the music lovers of all ages are more than familiar with him, and what today’s Google Doodle has to offer pays a huge tribute to this legend of the world of music.

It is AI-powered doodle which will almost fulfil your dream of becoming a musician. Music is that aprt of psyche which is almost always active, irrespective of our singing abilities. It does not matter whether one can sing or not, what matters is the way we feel about music. So, for all those, who have felt very strongly about music, this Google Doodle is something that you must try.

Johann Sebastian Bach was an outstanding organist, and he had a strong connection with music and he knew all about the intricate workings of the pipe organs. So, in order to commemorate his excellent acumen in music, Google pays a special tribute to Bach. The doodle allows users to make their own tunes and share the same online. So, in a way, it is creating your own music with the aid of a the legend himself. What you need to do is just have a bit of knowledge about the musical notes, and you are good to go because this is Google’s first AI-powered doodle. It is the doodle itself which lends magical tunes to the notes and the harmonious music that will emerge, will be a dream come for you.

It is really fun when you try to create melodies using the AI-powered doodle
It is really fun when you try to create melodies using the AI-powered doodle

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The doodle depicts a cute Bach playing an instrument which will immediately have the hearts of all the music lovers. Google has never failed to surprise us, but this is indeed the king of all surprises for many of us get to live our dreams, even if it is for just a day. A lot of hard work has gone into the making of this doodle as the Google team fed a computer 306 of Bach’s chorlae harmonizations. What is best about this AI-powered doodle is that this can be also accessed through phone. So in a way, it has made learning and composing music easier and so much fun.

Johann Sebastian Bach had music run in his blood for he was born in a musical family. Bach’s father was the director of the musicians of the town of Eisenach. After the death of his father, Bach was rought up by his brother, who was also a musician. So with an immense amount of musical influence, it was obvious that Bach would grow up to be a legend. He won great accolades for composing the Art of Fugue, the Brandenburg Concertos, and the Goldberg Variations.

What is special about this doodle is the fact that it inspires everyone towards music. It negates the popular belief that music is something you are born with. It is something which can be done by anyone if they have the knack for it. Even if they don’t, this doodle is a must try for it’s a fun thing to do.