Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring Lyrics

Josh Groban feat. Lili Haydn

publisher: ©Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Bruce Miller, Jason Miller, Johann Bach
album: Track 12 in album Josh Groban
release date: 2001-11-20
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genres: Pop Classical Stage & Screen
styles: Modern Classical/Downtempo/Synth-pop
length: 5:01
producer: David Foster
mixer: Humberto Gatica
engineer: Felipe Elgueta and Humberto Gatica
arranger: David Foster
violin: Lili Haydn
guitars: Dean Parks
background vocals: Lili Haydn
keyboard: David Foster
synthesizer programming: Felipe Elgueta
assistant engineer: Peter Doell
orchestrator: Jeremy Lubbock
composer: Johann Sebastian Bach

Cover Art

Josh Groban feat. Lili Haydn Josh Groban cover art
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Jesus, joy of man's desiring
Holy wisdom, love most bright

Drawn by Thee, our souls aspiring
Soar to uncreated light

Word of God, our flesh that fashioned
With the fire of life impassioned
Striving still to truth unknown
Soaring, dying round Thy throne

The original song continues with these words:
Through the way where hope is guiding
Hark, what peaceful music rings
Where the flock, in Thee confiding
Drink of joy from deathless springs
Theirs is beauty's fairest pleasure
Theirs is wisdom's holiest treasure
Thou dost ever lead Thine own
In the love of joys unknown)

Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 Alla luce del sole
  • 2 Gira con me questa notte
  • 3 You're Still You
  • 4 Cinema Paradiso (Se)
  • 5 To Where You Are
  • 6 AlĂ©jate
  • 7 Canto alla vita
  • 8 Let Me Fall (from Cirque du Soleil)
  • 9 Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)
  • 10 Un amore per sempre
  • 11 Home to Stay
  • 12 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
  • 13 The Prayer