Tšaba-tšaba (vocal score)

A different work to JPM097
Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Tšaba-tšaba (Tšaba-tšaba Dance)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
Catalogue: ACE 165 · JPM 083 · ISMN-979-0-804002-64-5
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  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume III revised 2016 View

The vivid image of drums beating and couples whirling on the dance floor in this jazzy 1947 song about the tšaba-tšaba - a phrase meaning deliberately bumping other people - reminds us of early images in South Africa's Drum magazine.

Tšaba-tšaba Dance (vocal score) sample