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Cantata BWV 156

Mvt. 2

Chorale & Aria

Title:

Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe

Soloists:

S , T

   

Instruments:

2 Vn, Va, Bc

Text:

Tenor:
Ich steh mit einem Fuß im Grabe,

 

Sopran:
Machs mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt,

 

Tenor:
Bald fällt der kranke Leib hinein,

 

Sopran:
Hilf mir in meinen Leiden,

 

Tenor:
Komm, lieber Gott, wenn dirs gefällt,

 

Sopran:
Was ich dich bitt, versag mir nicht.

 

Tenor:
Ich habe schon mein Haus bestellt,

 

Sopran:
Wenn sich mein Seel soll scheiden,
So nimm sie, Herr, in deine Händ.

 

Tenor:
Nur lass mein Ende selig sein!

 

Sopran:
Ist alles gut, wenn gut das End.

CT:

Machs mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt

Author:

Johann Hermann Schein

CM:

Machs mit mir, Gott, nach deiner Güt verse 1

Composer:

Johann Hermann Schein

Score:

 

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