You gave me your heart (Samuel Webbe)
- (Posted 2014-06-13) CPDL #32257:
- Editor: James Gibb (submitted 2014-06-13). Score information: A4, 3 pages, 50 kB Copyright: CPDL
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- (Posted 2012-01-10) CPDL #25327:
- Editor: Christopher Shaw (submitted 2012-01-10). Score information: A4, 2 pages, 81 kB 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: You gave me your heart
Composer: Samuel Webbe
Description: From Warren's fifteenth "Collection of Catches, Canons and Glees". This glee won a Catch Club prize medal in 1776.
Original text and translations
You gave me your heart th'other day,
I thought it as safe as my own.
I've not lost it, but what can I say?
Not your heart from mine can be known.