Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren

Sacred cantata for Trinity XII
Johann Sebastian Bach, 1725
BWV 137

1.
Chorus
Lobe den Herren, den mächtigen König der Ehren
SATB · 3 tr · timp · 2 ob · str · bc
SATB · 
tr · timp · 2 ob · str · bc
2.
Aria
A · 
vln · bc
3.
Duet
SB · 
ob · bc
4.
Aria
T · 
tr / ob · bc
5.
Chorale
Lobe den Herren, was in mir ist, lobe den Namen
SATB · 3 tr · timp · str · 2 ob · bc
SATB · 
tr · timp · str · 2 ob · bc

Instrumentation

  • Tromba I
  • Tromba II
  • Tromba III
  • Timpani
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo

About the text

  • Author: Joachim Neander
  • The 1680 hymn by Joachim Neander (Dürr 2005, 505)
  • Text references: first verse of the 1680 hymn by Joachim Neander (verbatim)
  • Scripture readings for the day: 2 Corinthians 3:4–3:11; Mark 7:31–7:37

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