8. Unser trefflicher

From Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet, BWV 212

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
b minor
Meter
3/4
Structure
none
Length
56 measures

German text

English translation

Unser trefflicher,
Our most-excellent,
Lieber Kammerherr
Loveable Overseer
Ist ein kumpabler Mann,
Is a good fellow and a buddy,
Den niemand tadeln kann.
Who no one can find fault with.

About the text

  • Author: Picander

Instrumentation

  • Violino
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Continuo

Notes

Last dated cantata (Dürr 2005, 884).

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