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J.S.Bach : Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring  

J.S.Bach : Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring

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About 'Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring'

Artist: Bach, Johann Sebastian (biography)
Born:21 March 1685 , Eisenach
Died:28 July 1750 , Leipzig
The Artist:One of the greatest composers of all time. Bach wrote hundreds of pieces for organ, choir, as well as many other instruments. He spent most of his life as a church organist and a choir director. His music combines profound expression with clever musico-mathematical feats, like fugues and cannons in which the same melody is played against itself in various ways.
Composition Date:1716
Composition Info:Chorale from Bach's Cantata No. 147. It was originally intended for the Sunday before Christmas.


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