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Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Stg. Qrt.)

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Year of composition
1716
Arranger
Lyricist
none
Difficulty
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
Duration
3 minutes
Genre
Classical music
Instrumentation
String quartet
Instrumental parts
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"Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring" from Cantata No. 147 is here arranged for string quartet/string orchestra (basses doubling the cello part). If you enjoy this arrangement, visit my web site at: http://members.sibeliusmusic.com/jjacklich/ to find more arrangements and compositions for string quartet/string orchestra. BTW, there are also versions of "Jesu" in the list below for solo violin and piano, another one for chamber orchestra, and one for SATB Choir with String Quartet.

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