1. Jauchzet, frohlocket

From Jauchzet, frohlocket, Wq 242

Composer
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach
Key
D major
Meter
3/8

German text

English translation

Jauchzet, frohlocket, auf, preiset die Tage,
Rejoice, exult, arise, praise the days,
rühmet, was heute der Höchste getan!
extol what the Highest has done today!
Lasset das Zagen, verbannet die Klage,
Cease hesitation, banish complaint,
stimmet voll Jauchzen und Fröhlichkeit an!
join in with rejoicing and exultation!
Dienet dem Höchsten mit herrlichen Chören!
Serve the Highest with glorious choruses!
Lasst uns den Namen des Herrschers verehren.
Let us revere the name of the Sovereign.
 

Instrumentation

  • Tromba I in D
  • Tromba II in D
  • Tromba III in D
  • Timpani in D, A
  • Oboe I
  • Oboe II
  • Violino I solo
  • Violino II solo
  • Violino I
  • Violino II
  • Viola
  • Soprano
  • Alto
  • Tenore
  • Basso
  • Continuo

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