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Beatles song based on Bach?

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  None of The Beatles had a background in classical music. 

Which classical composers most influenced The Beatles?

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Which Beatles song was directly influenced by Bach?

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During their early musical education, The Beatles steered clear of classical music. Paul tells how his father 'a jazzer' would pointedly turn off the radio when a classical piece was broadcast. His son metaphorically followed suit, as did his bandmates. It was not for them. Bach - but not as he wrote it George had, however, learned one classical 'party-piece' at an early age. He did not know the title but had the vague idea that it was by Bach. George then taught this partial, inaccurate version of  BourrĂ©e from the E Minor Lute Suite, to Paul. Here it is played according to original score: In 1968 McCartney used the BourrĂ©e as a starting point for what would become one of his most admired compositions. Would Bach have been due a Chiffons-style copyright infringement payday if he had had hung around for another 240 years? It seems very unlikely. McCartney acknowledges that Bach provided the 'original inspiration' for Blackbird - but argues that musically he took