Pina ea Batšosi (vocal score)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Pina ea Batšosi (Song of the Scarecrows)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
Catalogue: ACE 023 · JPM 012 · ISMN-979-0-804001-22-8
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume I revised 2016 View

The scarecrows in this 1935 song are not dolls but real people, whose arduous job it is to stay all day in the fields in all weathers, keeping birds off the crops, so it is full of the sounds of birds and the noises used to shoo them away. 

Song of the Scarecrows (vocal score) sample