Kolliana (Kolliana)

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Morija Training College Choir, cond. not specified. ILAM 78 r.p.m. Shellac record no. CR3031, master no. 1085, recording no. GE141, 1936/37, copied 1951. This breathtaking syncopated song for SSATB (TTTBB) expresses the anxiety of a family calling their child Kolliana in for the night.

Kolliana, come back home, the sun is about to set. (It is late.) You are very far away Kolliana, playing so well in the warm fine lake. Next to the lake is green grass. Playing with some of his mates. Back home, Kolliana, come back home. It is cold, and at home there is happiness. (JPM)