2. Heiliger, Hocherhabner

From Klopstocks Morgengesang am Schöpfungsfeste, Wq 239

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
b minor → E major
Meter
6/8
Tempo
Etwas lebhafter

German text

English translation

Heiliger, Hocherhabner, Erster,
Holy, most exalted, first one,
du hast auch unseren Sirius gemacht!
you also made our Sirius!
Wie wird er strahlen, wie strahlen
How it shall shine forth, how shall shine forth
der hellere Sirius der Erde!
the brighter Sirius of Earth!
 

Instrumentation

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

Resources

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