13. Angenehmes Wiederau

From Angenehmes Wiederau, BWV 30a

Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
Key
D major
Meter
2/4
Structure
Da capo
Length
128 measures

German text

English translation

Zeit; Glück; Elster; Schicksal

Time; Fortune; the River Elster; Fate

Angenehmes Wiederau,
Pleasant Wiederau,
Prange nun in deinen Auen!
Boast now over your meadows.
Deines Wachstums Herrlichkeit,
Of the glory of your increase,
Deiner Selbstzufriedenheit
Of your heart’s content,
Soll die Zeit kein Ende schauen!
Time shall see no end.
 

About the text

  • Author: Picander

Instrumentation

  • Tromba I
  • Tromba II
  • Tromba III
  • Timpani
  • Flauto traverso I
  • Flauto traverso II
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Zeit (Soprano)
  • Glück (Alto)
  • Elster (Tenore)
  • Schicksal (Basso)
  • Continuo

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