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Ode to Joy (Beethoven Symphony No. 9)

"Ode to Joy" is an ode written in the summer of 1785 by German poet, playwright, and historian Friedrich Schiller and published the following year in Thalia. A slightly revised version appeared in 1808, changing two lines of the first and omitting the last stanza. "Ode to Joy" is best known for its use by Ludwig van Beethoven in the final movement of his Ninth Symphony, which does not set the entire poem and reorders some sections. 3rd and 4th year players

Difficulty - Medium Easy

Student Years 3-4

Ode to Joy (Beethoven Symphony No. 9)

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