Sweet is the soft, the sunny breeze (Samuel Webbe)
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2007-12-28). Score information: A4, 3 pages Copyright: Personal
- Edition notes: Includes a keyboard reduction of the a cappella choral score. Please click on the link for preview/playback/PDF download.
Title: Sweet is the soft, the sunny breeze
Composer: Samuel Webbe
Description: Thomas Warren published thirty-two collections of catches, glees, etc. for the Catch Club in a thirty year period in the second half of the eighteenth century. This item is taken from the twenty-seventh such collection.
Original text and translations
Sweet is the soft, the sunny breeze
That fans the golden orange grove;
But oh! how sweeter far than these
The kisses are of her I love.