Chime Soloist

Ode to Joy

  "Ode to Joy", also widely know as "Joyful, Joyful", is an ode celebrating the ideal of unity and brotherhood of all mankind. It is the final movement of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony that was the final complete symphony he composed. It is one of his best known works and is noted as one of his greatest masterpieces. This setting is 57 measures and is scored in G Major, C Major and F Major.
 Composer:Beethoven, Ludwig van
 Arranger:Doran, Tim & Price, Betty J.
 Less than a full Handbell Choir: Solo Ringer
 Classification:Church or Concert Concert Compact Disc Classical Composers Classical Music Secular 
 Technique:No Special Technique, may go well with chimes  
 Voicing: Handbells, No Choral  
 Instrument: Handbells OR Chimes  
 Season: All Year  
 Bells Used: Two Octaves(11)  
 Stock Number: MCE1096   2 Octave Handbell Solo with Fully Orchestrated Accompaniment CD