Qeu! Qeu! Majoana (vocal score with tonic solfa)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Qeu! Qeu! Majoana (‘Knock, Knock’ Go the Pebbles!)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score with tonic solfa
Catalogue: ACE 008 · JPM 004 · ISMN-979-0-804001-07-5
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume Ia (with tonic solfa) revised 2016 View

Two brothers play a game of pebbles in this 1935 song that is driven by a strong bass line, and one of them gets hurt. It's a reminder that games ('lipapali’) are an imprtant cultural category in Sotho life.

‘Knock, Knock’ Go the Pebbles! (vocal score with tonic solfa) sample