Potla-potla Le Ja Poli (vocal score)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Potla-potla Le Ja Poli (Haste Makes Waste)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
Catalogue: ACE 015 · JPM 008 · ISMN-979-0-804001-14-3
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  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume I revised 2016 View

This simple 1935 song is based on a Sotho proverb about the virtue of taking one’s time and chewing over things like a cow, rather than going about them giddily like a goat, a song to teach children about social mores.

Haste Makes Waste (vocal score) sample