De vitae fugacitate, SWV 94 (Heinrich Schütz)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2018-05-05). Score information: A4, 17 pages, 186 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Transcribed from the Spitta edition on IMSLP. Clefs modernised and time signature changed to 4/4. Minor corrections to the underlay. Musica ficta are editorial.
First published: 1892 in Heinrich Schütz: Sämtliche Werke, Volume 12, no. 3
2nd published: 1970 in Neue Schütz-Ausgabe, Volume 31, no. 3
Description: Composed on the death of Schütz's sister-in-law Anna Maria Wildeck, three weeks before the death of Schütz's wife Magdalena herself, after 6 years of marriage.
Original text and translations
Original text and translations may be found at Ich hab mein Sach.