8. Deposuit

From Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
f sharp minor
Meter
4/4
Length
67 measures

Latin text

English translation

Deposuit potentes de sede et exaltavit humiles.
He has brought down the powerful from their thrones and lifted up the lowly.

About the text

  • Luke 1:46–1:55

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Tenore solo
  • Continuo

Resources

Similar instrumentation

Similar texts

Send feedback on this page