3. Laßt uns jauchzen, lasst uns freuen

From Herr Gott, dich loben wir, BWV 16

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
C major
Meter
4/4
Length
70 measures

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About the text

  • Author: Georg Christian Lehms
  • Draws from Martin Luther’s German Te Deum and Paul Eber’s 1580 Helft mir Gotts Güte preisen (Dürr 2005, 153).
  • Scripture readings for the day: Galatians 3:23–3:29; Luke 2:21

Instrumentation

  • Corno da caccia
  • Oboe I + Violino I
  • Oboe II + Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

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