8. Jesu, deine Gnadenblicke

From Lobet Gott in seinen Reichen, BWV 11

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
G major
Meter
3/8
Structure
Da capo
Length
152 measures

German text

English translation

Ach ja! So komme bald zurück;
Ah yes! Then come back soon;
Tilg einst mein trauriges Gebärden,
remove at last my sorrowful bearing,
Sonst wird mir jeder Augenblick
otherwise every moment
Verhaßt und Jahren ähnlich werden.
shall be hateful to me and all the years alike.
 

About the text

  • Author: Picander
  • Luke, Acts, Mark

Instrumentation

  • Flauto traverso I + Flauto traverso II
  • Oboe I
  • Soprano
  • Violini + Viola

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