Mapetle a Hukung (1939) SATB, JPM 041

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Mapetle a Hukung
Work title translation: Hukung’s Delicious Food
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
vocal score with tonic solfa
Work No.: JPM 041
Composition date: 1939


The delicious food of Hukung (a town in Lesotho) turns out to be liquor, the potent home brewed maize beer, 'skokian’ mixed with brandy, ‘gau fang’ - as this rollicking, jazzy 1939 song relates.