7. Fecit potentiam

From Magnificat in Eb Major, BWV 243a

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
A flat major → E flat major
Meter
4/4
Length
35 measures

Latin text

English translation

Fecit potentiam in bracchio suo,
He has shown strength with His arm,
dispersit superbos mente cordis sui.
He has scattered the proud in the thoughts of their hearts.

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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