Ego sum tui plaga doloris, SWV 57 (Heinrich Schütz)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2015-04-19). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 70 kB Copyright: CPDL
- Edition notes: Clefs modernised. Barring altered. Source may be found at IMSLP. There are some strange discords around cruciatus but they are in the source. MusicXML source file is in compressed .mxl format.
First published: 1625 in Cantiones sacrae, Op. 4, no. 5
2nd published: 1887 in Heinrich Schütz: Sämtliche Werke, Volume 4, no. 5
3rd published: 2004 in Neue Schütz-Ausgabe, Volume 8, no. 5
Description: This is the second part of Schütz's 5-part set of Passion motets (SWV 56-60). First part is Quid commisisti, O dulcissime puer; third part is Ego enim inique egi; fourth part is Quo, nate Dei; fifth part is Calicem salutaris accipiam.
Original text and translations
Ego sum tui plaga doloris,
Ik ben de slag van jouw pijn
I am the blow that brings You pain,