14. Klein-Zschocher müsse

From Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet, BWV 212

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
A major
Meter
3/8
Structure
Da capo
Length
144 measures

German text

English translation

Klein-Zschocher müsse
Klein-Zschocher’ll be
So zart und süße
All sweet and tender
Wie lauter Mandelkerne sein.
Like a piece of almond-candy;
In unsere Gemeine
Around here
Zieh heute ganz alleine
A whole bunch of good stuff
Der Überfluss des Segens ein.
Will come to us today.
 

About the text

  • Author: Picander

Instrumentation

  • Flauto traverso solo
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Continuo

Notes

Last dated cantata (Dürr 2005, 884).

Resources

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