J.S. Bach

BWV 215

Title:Preise dein Glücke, gesegnetes Sachsen
Orchestration from
Soli: S, T, B. Chor: S I, II; A I, II; T I, II; B I, II. Instr.: Tromba I, II, III; Timpani; Flauto trav. I, II; Ob. (auch Ob. d'amore) I, II; Viol. I, II; Vla. (auch Violetta); Cont. (+ Fag.)
Occasion:The anniversary of the election of Augustus III as King of Poland, October 5, 1734.
Comment:The first movement is used in the Osanna of the Mass in B Minor, BWV 232
German Text:click here (Walter F. Bischof 's Bach Cantatas web site).
English Text:click here (Z. Philip Ambrose's Texts of the Complete Vocal Works web site).
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