This file contains standard concert band parts for the melody to Beethoven's, "Ode To Joy." The lyrics to the song were written in 1785 by a poet named Friedrich Schiller.
Completed in 1824 as the final part of his Ninth Symphony, Ludwig Van Beethoven Ode To Joy sets to music the words of the German poet Friedrich Schiller to create one of his final and most well known works. According to historical records, Beethoven was deaf by the time he completed the symphony, and continued to conduct the premiere performance of the piece even after the musicians had finished. Despite this fact, and some negative publicity that followed the premiere , the song achieved great prominence and in modern times its melody has been accepted as the official anthem of the European Union. An audio recording of the Ode To Joy is available via Wikipedia.
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|2||Ode To Joy Tuba||17.78 KB||1948 times|
|3||Ode To Joy Trumpet||10.77 KB||2148 times|
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|5||Ode To Joy Trombone||9.28 KB||2104 times|
|6||Ode To Joy Trombone||17.77 KB||1806 times|
|7||Ode To Joy Score||20.94 KB||3303 times|
|8||Ode To Joy Score||18.86 KB||2263 times|
|9||Ode To Joy Percussion||8.95 KB||1879 times|
|10||Ode To Joy Percussion||17.71 KB||1986 times|
|11||Ode To Joy Horn||9.36 KB||1483 times|
|12||Ode To Joy Horn||17.77 KB||1904 times|
|13||Ode To Joy Flute||9.39 KB||2303 times|
|14||Ode To Joy Flute||17.75 KB||2038 times|
|15||Ode To Joy Clarinet||10.83 KB||2178 times|
|16||Ode To Joy Clarinet||17.81 KB||1898 times|
|17||Ode To Joy Alto Saxophone||9.52 KB||2026 times|
|18||Ode To Joy Alto Saxophone||17.77 KB||1981 times|
|19||Ode To Joy - Choir SATB Version||48.13 KB||4684 times|
The Translated Lyrics (Words) To "Ode To Joy"
Joy, thou glorious spark of heaven,
Daughter of Elysium,
We approach fire-drunk,
Heavenly One, your shrine.
Your magic reunites
What custom's sword separates;
Beggars become princes' brothers
Where your gentle wing alights.