Lipina tsa Koo Bokone (vocal score with tonic solfa)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Lipina tsa Koo Bokone (Songs of the Far South)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score with tonic solfa
Catalogue: ACE 032 · JPM 016 · ISMN-979-0-804001-31-0
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume Ia (with tonic solfa) revised 2016 View

The 'far south' in this 1935 song is southern South Africa, where the songs of Zulus and Xhosas that Mohapeloa (a Sotho) heard at Lovedale and Fort Hare, caused him to rethink his ideas about the choral voice.

Songs of the Far South (vocal score with tonic solfa) sample