Sephōkō (Nong ea Lesiba) (vocal score)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Sephōkō (Nong ea Lesiba) (The Owl (Lesiba Bird))
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
Catalogue: ACE 053 · JPM 027 · ISMN-979-0-804001-52-5
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume I revised 2016 View

This highly descriptive 1935 song imitates the call of the African Spotted Eagle Owl ('hu-hoo-hu') and also references Lesotho's traditional instrument, the lesiba.

The Owl (Lesiba Bird) (vocal score) sample