page one of the Bari Sax part from Choral : 'Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring'
This music has been transposed from the original key.

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Full details

'Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring' is No6 of The Dorset Woodwind Ensemble Series. Full details can be found on No1 of the Series on this site - Prelude from 'Te Deum'. This well known work of Bach's can be played with the standard instrumentation for the Series but I have added optional Soprano Sax and Baritone Sax parts in place of 1st Alto Sax and Bassoon/Cello to give the chorale sections more of a 'choir' feel. Use them if available. The Keyboard part would sound more authentic with a 'harpsichord' stop if available and I have set this on the mixer playback. You could substitute a 4 part Choir for the Sax parts singing in whatever language you wish - there are plenty of translations available around the world!

J S Bach arr Rodney Parker
3 minutes
Classical music

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