Now let us to the bagpipe's sound, BWV 212.24 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
- Editor: John D. Smith (submitted 2004-02-20). Score information: 43.9 x 62.1 cm, 2 pages, 65 kB Copyright: Personal
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Title: Now let us to the bagpipe's sound (from 'Peasant Cantata')
Composer: Johann Sebastian Bach
Lyricist: Christian Friedrich Henrici
Number of voices: 4vv Voicing: SATB
Genre: Secular, Lied
Instruments: A cappella
First published: 1881 in Bach-Gesellschaft Ausgabe, Band 25
Opus: BWV 212 , mvt. 24
Description: Libretto by Christian Friedrich Henrici; translated from German to English by Thomas A. Quinn; translated to French by Pierre Balascheff. Movement 24 from cantata, Mer hahn en neue Oberkeet, BWV 212, called the "Peasant Cantata."
Original text and translations
Wir gehn nun,`wo der Tudelsack
We go now to where the bagpipe
Nous allons maintenant ou la cornemuse