Palesa ea Bocha (1935) SAATB, JPM 029

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Palesa ea Bocha
Work title translation: The New Bloom
Instrumentation: SAATB
Score: vocal score
vocal score with tonic solfa
Work No.: JPM 029
Composition date: 1935


This 1935 song uses the metaphor of arum lilies - ubiquitous in Lesotho in the Spring - to talk about the transience of human life and spiritual renewal inspired by the youth, the next generation.