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GUEST,T in Oklahoma (Okiemockbird) Origins/ADD: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (45) RE: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring 07 Aug 00

The chorale melody, Werde Munter is I think attributed to Johann Schop, who died around 1660 or so.

The pronunciation of "Jesu" is

"Jee-zoo" (not "Yay-zoo") in English
"Zhezoo" in French
"Yezoo" in German
"Yeh-soo" in Latin


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