8. Deposuit

From Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243

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

Instrumentation

  • Violino I + Violino II
  • Tenore solo
  • Continuo

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

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