Creator Venus, genial power of love (Samuel Webbe)

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General Information

Title: Creator Venus, genial power of love
Composer: Samuel Webbe
Lyricist: John Dryden
Number of voices: 5vv   Voicing: SATTB
Genre: SecularGlee

Language: English
Instruments: A cappella

First published: c.1792 (n/d)

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Original text and translations

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Creator Venus, genial pow'r of love,
the bliss of men below and gods above;
All nature is thy province, life thy care,
Thou mad'st the world and dost the world repair.