45b. Laß ihn kreuzigen!

From Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244, Part II

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
E major → a minor
Meter
4/4
Structure
none
Length
8 measures

German text

English translation

Laß ihn kreuzigen!
Let him be crucified!

About the text

  • Text references: Matthew 27:22b (verbatim)

Instrumentation

Chorus I

  • Flauto traverso I + Flauto traverso II
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

Chorus II

  • Flauto traverso I + Flauto traverso II
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo: Organo

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