Sephōkō (Nong ea Lesiba) (vocal score with tonic solfa)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Sephōkō (Nong ea Lesiba) (The Owl (Lesiba Bird))
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score with tonic solfa
Catalogue: ACE 054 · JPM 027 · ISMN-979-0-804001-53-2
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume Ia (with tonic solfa) 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 with tonic solfa) sample