Palesa ea Bocha (vocal score with tonic solfa)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Palesa ea Bocha (The New Bloom)
Instrumentation: SAATB
Score: vocal score with tonic solfa
Catalogue: ACE 058 · JPM 029 · ISMN-979-0-804001-57-0
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume Ia (with tonic solfa) revised 2016 View

This 1935 song uses the metaphor of arum lilies - ubiquitous in Lesotho in the Spring - to talk about the transience of human life and spiritual renewal inspired by the youth, the next generation.

The New Bloom (vocal score with tonic solfa) sample