Morija (1939) SATB, JPM 038

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Morija
Work title translation: Morija
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
vocal score with tonic solfa
Work No.: JPM 038
Composition date: 1939


This popular 1939 song with its sturdy dotted rhythms and emphatic phrases celebrates the 19th-century mission village in Lesotho where Mohapeloa lived, which is still a flourishing centre for religion, education, and publishing.