8.1. Einleitung

From Nun danket alle Gott, Wq 241

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
G major
Meter
2/4
Tempo
Allegretto

German text

English translation

Herr, wert, dass Scharen der Engel dir dienen
Lord, who is worthy to be served by angels
und dass dich der Glaube der Völker verehrt,
and who is honored by all peoples who believe,
ich danke dir!
I thank you, Lord!
Sei mir gepriesen unter ihnen!
Let me praise you along with others!
Ich jauchze dir!
I laud you!
Und jauchzend lobsingen dir Engel und Völker mit mir!
And the angels and people joyfully sing your praises with me!
 

Instrumentation

  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Alto
  • Continuo

Notes

“Wq 217 was inserted here” —PHI

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