Jesu, meine Freude

Johann Sebastian Bach

Jesu, meine Freude


About this work...

This work likely dates to Bach's years in Weimar and was probably composed around the time he wrote another chorale fantasia, "Christ lag in Todes Banden" (Christ lay in the bonds of death). This one, "Jesu, meine Freude" (Jesus, my joy), is the grander of the two efforts, the music depicting the Nativity of Christ and... read more