Thoko ea Maafrika (vocal score)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Thoko ea Maafrika (Praise Song for Africans)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
Catalogue: ACE 093 · JPM 047 · ISMN-979-0-804001-92-1
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  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume II revised 2016 View

In 1939 Basotoland (now Lesotho) was a British Protectorate under King George VI, here equated with an African Paramount Chief through music of sudden changes and high vocal registers, recalling traditional song, that praises him.

Praise Song for Africans (vocal score) sample