Here is a video of another method the advantage of this method is the art acts as if it is one object and the type is live and if you change the spelling the effect will automatically update.
There are fonts available which are close to what you've posted.
Gelato Script is one.
This isn't exactly like your sample, the font is slightly different and I didn't spend a great deal of time trying to mimic the swash placements and curves, But it can all be done relatively easily if you have the fonts.
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