3. Ich harre des Herrn, meine Seele harret

From Aus der Tiefen rufe ich, Herr, zu dir, BWV 131

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
F major → a minor
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Adagio
Structure
none
Length
42 measures

German text

English translation

Ich harre des Herrn, meine Seele harret, und ich hoffe auf sein Wort.
I await the Lord, my soul waits, and I hope in His word.
(Psalm 130: 5)
 

About the text

  • Author: Unknown
  • “Complete text of Psalm 130, within which the second and fifth verses of the hymn Herr Jesu Christ, du höchstes Gut…are inserted” (Dürr 2005, 777)

Instrumentation

  • Oboe
  • Violino
  • Viola I
  • Viola II
  • Fagotto
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

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