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Cantata BWV 159

Mvt. 2

Aria & Chorale

Title:

Ich folge dir nach

Soloists:

A, S

   

Instruments:

Ob, Bc & Fg

Text:

Alt:
Ich folge dir nach

 

Sopran:
Ich will hier bei dir stehen,
Verachte mich doch nicht!

 

Alt:
Durch Speichel und Schmach;

 

Sopran:
Von dir will ich nicht gehen,

 

Alt:
Am Kreuz will ich dich noch umfangen,

 

Sopran:
Bis dir dein Herze bricht.

 

Alt:
Dich lass ich nicht aus meiner Brust,

 

Sopran:
Wenn dein Haupt wird erblassen
Im letzten Todesstoß,

 

Alt:
Und wenn du endlich scheiden musst,

 

Sopran:
Alsdenn will ich dich fassen,

 

Alt:
Sollst du dein Grab in mir erlangen.

 

Sopran:
In meinen Arm und Schoß.

CT:

O Haupt voll Blut und Wunden verse 6

Author:

Paul Gerhardt

CM:

Befiehl du deine Wege (I)

Composer:

Hans Leo Hassler

Score:

 

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