Agua de Mani (1991)


(Rêrêquatiá na rê)

Pitombeira, Liduino (born in 1962) [Brazil]

Published by Hayo Musikverlag [Germany] , 2003
Ref. : CQ2313  (7 p.)
Type of material: Vocal score
Text in: Tremembé tribal dialect, Brazil
Epoque: 20th century
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; Folk music ; Dance
Mood of the piece: festive
Type of Choir: SSAATTBB (8 mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 4
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): C
Tonality: F sharp minor ; B minor
Duration: 3.5 min.
Origin: Ceará, Brazil
Musicological Sources: original composition
Source of text: Brazilian folk text
Comment(s): Hand claps,spoken text, and thigh slaps add color and syncopation to this rhythmic folk dance.