Wake, Oh Wake! With Tidings Thrilling is F. Crawford Burkitt’s translation of Philipp Nicolai’s lyric, which remains set to Nicloai’s tune WACHET AUF. It seems to largely by confined to choral renditions. Hearing the melody I can understand why. The lyrics: 1 Wake, O wake! With tidings thrilling the watchmen all the air are filling, …

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