1. Magnificat anima mea

From Magnificat, Wq 215, Hamburg Version

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
D major
Meter
4/4
Tempo
Allegro

German text

English translation

Magnificat anima mea Dominum, et exultavit spiritus meus in Deo salutari meo.
My soul doth magnify the Lord, and my spirit hath rejoiced in God my Saviour.
 

About the text

  • Author: Bible
  • (Probably mostly) Luke I: 46-55

Instrumentation

  • Tromba I in D
  • Tromba II in D
  • Tromba III in D
  • Timpani in D
  • Corno I in D
  • Corno II in D
  • Flauto I
  • Flauto II
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo

Resources

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