Phokojoe e Khoaba (vocal score)

Composer: Joshua Pulumo Mohapeloa
Work title: Phokojoe e Khoaba (Black-backed Jackal)
Instrumentation: SATB
Score: vocal score
Catalogue: ACE 169 · JPM 085 · ISMN-979-0-804002-68-3
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In collection:
  • Mohapeloa Critical Edition, Volume III revised 2016 View

An entertainment song from 1947 describing the black-backed jackal, once common in Lesotho but heavily threatened by farmers, as a hunting trophy prized for its fat (great for body oil) and its delicious meat.

Black-backed Jackal (vocal score) sample