Senqu – The Orange River (1951) SATB, JPM 094

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Senqu – The Orange River
Work title translation: Senqu – The Orange River
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
vocal score with tonic solfa
Work No.: JPM 094
Composition date: 1951


This magnificent African chorus from 1951 recalls 'Amazing Grace' in its flowing 9/8 meter but its subject is the mighty Orange River (Senqu in Lesotho) that flows from the Maloti mountains to the coast of Namibia.