4a. Herr, Herr, Gott, barmherzig und gnädig

From Klopstocks Morgengesang am Schöpfungsfeste, Wq 239

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
F major → C major
Meter
3/4

German text

English translation

Herr, Herr, Gott, barmherzig und gnädig!
Lord, Lord, God, gracious and merciful!
Wir, deine Kinder, wir mehr als Sonnen
We, your children, we more than suns
müssen dereinst auch untergehen
must one day also set
und werden auch aufgehn!
and will also rise again!
 

Instrumentation

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

Issues

  • doubt key_end

Resources

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