Rise my joy (Samuel Webbe)
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2014-06-06). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 45 kB Copyright: CPDL
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Title: Rise my joy
Composer: Samuel Webbe
Description: Prize-winning glee in 1777.
Original text and translations
Rise, my joy, sweet mirth attend,
I'm resolv'd to be thy friend.
He's with Thetis gone to bed,
Tho' he will not on me shine,
there's brightness in the wine.
From Bacchus I'll such lustre borrow,
my Face shall be a sun to morrow.