Bach, Johann Christian, 1735-1782.
A second collection of favourite songs : sung at Vaux Hall by Mrs. Pinto & Mrs. Weichsell / composed by John Christian Bach.
London : Printed by Welcker in Gerrard Street St. Ann's Soho, [1767?]
Purchased on the Cary Fund in 2007.
In this shady blest retreat -- Smiling Venus, goddess dear -- Tender virgins shun decievers -- Lovely yet ungratefull swain.
For solo voice with accompaniment of various combinations of string and wind instruments.
Weichsell, Fredericka, singer.
Pinto, Charlotte, singer.
Welcker, John, publisher.