8. Deposuit

From Magnificat in Eb Major, BWV 243a

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
g minor
Meter
3/4
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

  • Violini + Viole
  • Tenore
  • Continuo

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