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What does JCB stand for?

JCB stands for Johann Christian Bach (classical composer)

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A set of manuscript parts to group of symphonies by Johann Christian Bach resides, curiously, at a Benedictine abbey in Gottweig, Austria, where they served during the third quarter of the eighteenth century as church symphonies, a genre which had essentially the same function as the church sonata.
The pack quickly thins to four composers whose sonatas are singled out for their affinities with Mozart's--Giovanni Marco Rutini, Nicolas--Joseph Hullmandel, Josef Myslivecek, and Johann Christian Bach.
He cites many possible ways that Mozart could have come in contact with Bach's music: the teachings of Leopold Mozart and Giovanni (Padre) Martini, the writings of Mizler and Marpurg, and Mozart's friendship with Johann Christian Bach.