4. Ruhet hie, matte Töne

From O holder Tag, erwünschte Zeit, BWV 210

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
E major
Meter
12/8
Structure
none
Length
84 measures

German text

English translation

Ruhet hie, matte Töne,
Rest here, weary notes,
Matte Töne, ruhet hie!
weary notes, rest here!
Eure zarte Harmonie
Your tender harmony
Ist vor die beglückte Eh’
At this fortunate marriage
Nicht die wahre Panacee.
is not the appropriate remedy.

Instrumentation

  • Oboe d’amore
  • Violino
  • Soprano
  • Continuo: Cembalo

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