Overview of this sheet music:
- "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring" by J. S. Bach
- Level 2: very easy (See other levels of this song)
- 2 pages of music
- Hand position description page
- Cover sheet
- Fingerings: on all the notes
- Key (for this arrangement): C major
- Instrumentation: For piano solo
- Complete audio sample: Always free to listen to on our website
- Downloading file: PDF
- Arranger & music editor: Mizue Murakami
- Publisher: Galaxy Music Notes
- Product code: GMNS00183
More "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring":
"Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring" was written by a German composer Johann Sebastien Bach (1685 – 1750) from the baroque era. It is one of the most popular pieces by Bach. It is the last movement (the 10th) from the cantata, Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben (Heart and Mouth and Deed and Life), BWV 147.
Tips for playing Level 2 "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring":
This arrangement of "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring" is at a very easy level (Level 2). J. S. Bach wrote this piece in the key of G major. However, this arrangement is written in the key of C major to accommodate Level 2 (very easy) players. There are fingering numbers on all the notes on the music score. After you download it, please refer to the hand-position tutorial page to find the hand positions. The left-hand stays in one position for the entire song. The right-hand shifts a few times only one step higher and lower. You'll be playing the melody line and the harmonic notes at the same time with both hands.
Download, Print (or see it on your tablet) & Practice!
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- To learn more about the composer, J. S. Bach for "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring," please visit our page, "About Johann Sebastian Bach."