Sheep May Safely Graze by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Arranged by Alfred Reed. Concert band. Bach Series arranged by Alfred Reed. Audio recording available separately (items CL.WFR129, CL.WFR190 & CL.WFR184). Sacred, Transcription. Grade 3. Score and set of parts. Composed 1981. Duration 6 minutes, 53 seconds. Published by C.L. Barnhouse (CL.012-1953-00).
Probably Bach's most pastoral composition. Despite its original appearance as part of a virile hunting cantata, this gentle aria remains one of the composer's most beloved and most frequently performed works.