Thoko ea Maafrika, SATB, JPM 047

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Thoko ea Maafrika
Work title translation: Praise Song for Africans
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
vocal score with tonic solfa
Work No.: JPM 047
Composition date: 1939


In 1939 Basotoland (now Lesotho) was a British Protectorate under King George VI, here equated with an African Paramount Chief through music of sudden changes and high vocal registers, recalling traditional song, that praises him.