• Johann Sebastian Bach
1723

8. Hebt euer Haupt empor

  • Oboe + Violino I · G3 – B5
  • Violino II · G3 – F5
  • Viola · D3 – A4
  • Tenore · C3 – G4
  • Continuo: Fagotto + Organo

German Text

Hebt euer Haupt empor
Und seid getrost, ihr Frommen,
Zu eurer Seelen Flor!
Ihr sollt in Eden grünen,
Gott ewiglich zu dienen.

English Translation

Lift up your heads
and be comforted, o righteous ones,
even to the bloom of your souls!
You shall flourish in Eden,
serving God eternally.

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