33c. Wie froh wird mir der Anblick sein

From Matthäus-Passion, H 782

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Tempo
Andante
Length
63 measures

German text

English translation

Wie froh wird mir der Anblick sein!
How happy the sight will be to me!
Er wird mir seine Rechte geben
He will give me his right hand
und sagen: Du bist mein!
and say: you are mine!
 

About the text

  • Author: Anna Luise Karsch & Johann Joachim Eschenburg

Instrumentation

  • Bassono I solo
  • Bassono II solo
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Basso
  • Continuo

Notes

Biblical passages taken from the King James Version.

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