2. Quia respexit humilitatem

From Magnificat, Wq 215, Hamburg Version

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
b minor
Meter
3/4
Tempo
Andante

German text

English translation

Quia respexit humilitatem ancillae suae. Ecce enim ex hoc beatam me dicent omnes generationes.
For he hath regarded the low estate of his handmaiden: for, behold, from henceforth all generations shall call me blessed.
 

About the text

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

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Continuo

Resources

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