Obe (1939) SATB, JPM 063

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Obe
Work title translation: Obe
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
vocal score with tonic solfa
Work No.: JPM 063
Composition date: 1939


The African 'Erlking', this virtuoso 1939 song is a great hit with competition choirs, who love the tale about the frightened child begging his parents to save him from the 'one-eyed beast', and the music that works up into a breath-taking climax.