Leeba (The dove)

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Mamelodi Adult Choir, cond. Simon Makgalemele. SABC LP no. not given, date 1983, digitized 1997 on SABC CDT608, Trk. 1. Published in 1939, this hiccupping SATB song imitates the repetitive call of the African turtle dove.

‘Hu ... ku ... tu ...’. The dove is singing high up in the trees. (JPM) It cries from the cliff. The mottled pigeon says, ‘Hoo koo too! I am dru ... I am very drunk’. (MM-S)