Cantata BWV 198 "Laß, Fürstin, lass noch einen Strahl" (Trauer-Ode)

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Composer:Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750), German
Lyricist:Johann Christoph Gottsched 1727
First Line:Der glocken bebendes Getön
Genre:Funeral Ode
Instruments:Flutes, oboes, violins, viole da gamba and lutes, all in pairs; Basso continuo
Submitter:Forestier, Yann
Email:yannforestier (e-mail)
A short and striking recitative at the beginning of this tragic cantata