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RESOLVED: The Baroque Period was the apex of Western Musick.  RESOVED FURTHER: Johann Sebastian Bach was the apex of the Baroque Period.

UPDATE: I had meant to pen a longish essay on how Baroque musick, with its combination of intellectual and emotive elements, satisfies both the heart and the mind in a manner far superior to any other form, but I won’t do that.  Instead, I will simply point out to you the zombie viola da gambaist on the right.  What other style of musick has the power to move even the Undead?

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