5. Laß, o Welt, mich aus Verachtung

From Liebster Immanuel, Herzog der Frommen, BWV 123

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
D major
Meter
4/4
Structure
Da capo
Length
64 measures

German text

English translation

Laß, o Welt, mich aus Verachtung
O world, with disdain leave me alone
In betrübter Einsamkeit!
in troubled solitude!
Jesus, der ins Fleisch gekommen
Jesus, who has come in the flesh,
Und mein Opfer angenommen,
and accepted my sacrifice,
Bleibet bei mir allezeit.
will stay with me all the time.
 

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Instrumentation

  • Flauto traverso solo
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

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