Heinrich Schutz was a German composer and organist, generally regarded as the most important German composer before Johann Sebastian Bach and often considered to be one of the most important composers of the 17th century along with Claudio Monteverdi. He wrote what is thought to be the first German opera, Dafne, performed at Torgau in 1627, of which the music has since been lost. He is commemorated as a musician in the Calendar of Saints of the Lutheran Church on July 28 with Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel. He was buried in the Dresden Frauenkirche but his tomb has been destroyed.
|"Так возлюбил Бог мир", SWV 380||Motet||Choir|
|Das ist je gewisslich wahr, SWV 277/388||Motet||Choir|
|"И сказал ангел пастухам", SWV 395||Motet||Choir|
|"Блаженны мертвые" (Selig sind die Toten), SWV 391||Motet||Choir|
|Духовные симфонии II, соч. 10||Sacred Mass||Voice(s) and Instruments|
|Страсти по Матфею, SWV 479||Sacred Mass||Choir|