BACH BWV 39 Brich Dem Hungrigen Dein Brot
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BWV 39 Brich dem Hungrigen dein Brot
The text of BWV 39 is based on Isaiah 58: 7-8, about offering food to your hungry neighbours and offering shelter to those without a home.
Listen out for the chorus which starts with a step-motif that suggests the poor are staggering along in exhaustion, but then evolves to an intensely emotion...