16. O Wunder! Gott hat uns erhört!

From Die Israeliten in der Wüste, Wq 238, Erster Teil

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
E flat major
Meter
3/4
Tempo
Allegro
Length
54 measures

German text

English translation

O Wunder! Gott hat uns erhört!
O wonder! God has heard us!
Und frische Silberströme quillen
And fresh silvery streams rush
aus diesem Felsen, sie zu stillen,
from this rock, to quiet
die Pein, die unsre Brust verzehrt.
the pain that gnaws at our breast.
 

Instrumentation

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

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