Wach auf, du werte Christenheit (Johannes Eccard)

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Editor: Fritz Brodersen (submitted 2006-05-12).   Score information: A4, 4 pages, 31 kB   Copyright: Personal
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Title: Wach auf, du werte Christenheit
Composer: Johannes Eccard

Number of voices: 6vv   Voicing: SSATTB
Genre: SacredMotet

Language: German
Instruments: A cappella

First published: 1642 in Erster Theil der preussischen Fest-Lieder, no. 1

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Original text and translations

German.png German text

Wach auf, du werte Christenheit,
nimm wahr der freudenreiche Zeit,
dein Heil ist jetzt vorhanden.
Des Tages Licht ist wiederbracht,
vergangen ist die finster Nacht,
daher groß Freud entstanden.