O Sacred Head, Now Wounded (O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden)

BWV 244

J.S.Bach/arr.Martin Hauber
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O sacred Head, now wounded, with grief and shame weighed down Now scornfully surrounded with thorns, Thine only crown How pale Thou art with anguish, with sore abuse and scorn How does that visage languish, which once was bright as morn

Ludwig v. Beethoven said about Johann S. Bach: "This ocean is so infinite an inexhaustible in it`s richness of ideas and harmonies."

Certainly loving music does not mean infinite love of any composer in the world. But without loving J.S.Bach there is no true love of music.

"I am just an instrument but you are the music"

Score ID
J.S.Bach/arr.Martin Hauber
Year of arrangement
Easy (Grades 1-3)
2 minutes
String orchestra
Classical music

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