12. Gloria Patri

From Magnificat in Eb Major, BWV 243a

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
E flat major
Meter
4/4 → 3/4
Length
42 measures

Latin text

English translation

Gloria Patri et Filio et Spiritui Sancto,
Glory to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,
sicut erat in principio
as it was in the beginning,
et nunc et in saecula saeculorum,
is now, and for ever and ever,
Amen.
Amen.

About the text

  • Luke 1:46–1:55

Instrumentation

  • Tromba I
  • Tromba II
  • Tromba III
  • Timpani
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano I
  • Soprano II
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Fagotto

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