4. Ruhet hie, matte Töne

From O angenehme Melodei, BWV 210a

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

German text

English translation

Ruhet hie, matte Sinne,
Rest now, weary minds,
Matte Sinne, ruhet hie!
weary minds, rest now!
Eine zarte Harmonie
A tender harmony
Ist vor das verborgne Weh
for a concealed sorrow
Die bewährte Panazee.
is the perfect remedy.

About the text

  • Author: Unknown

Instrumentation

  • Soprano

Notes

Soprano part is the only part that survived (Dürr 2005, 876).

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