8. So lasset uns gehen in Salem der Freuden

From Himmelskönig, sei willkommen, BWV 182, 1st version (Weimar)

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
G major
Meter
3/8
Structure
none
Length
142 measures

German text

English translation

So lasset uns gehen in Salem der Freuden,
Then let us go into the Salem of joy,
Begleitet den König in Lieben und Leiden.
accompanying the King in love and sorrow.
Er gehet voran
He goes before
Und öffnet die Bahn.
and opens the path.

Instrumentation

  • Flauto dolce solo
  • Violino
  • Viola I
  • Viola II
  • Violoncello
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo

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