Coffee Cantata

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Via Marc Cortez, I learned that today was International Coffee Day, and that Johann Sebastian Bach wrote a satirical cantata about coffee, “Schweigt stille, plaudert nicht.”

If you click through, Marc has 16 other things you may not have known about coffee!

If Coffee Cups Define Your Christmas
References in "50 Ways to Forge a Gospel"
Music From the Sorrowing Earth of Qumran
Martyrdom Made Easy