Mankokotsane

(Moea oa tsoha o bokella maru.)

...Mantsoe a "Setsoto"...

Moerane, Michael Mosoeu (1909-1981) [Lesotho]


Edition
Published by Mzilikazi Khumalo [South Africa] , 2003 ; in Nation Building massed choir festival 2003 (108 p.)
Number of pages : 11
Editor or author of the restitution: Khumalo, Mzilikazi
Type of material: Choral score with piano for rehearsal only ; Solfa notation included
Description
Text in: Sotho
Epoque: 20th century (1950-1999)
Genre-Style-Form: Children's song
Mood of the piece: exciting
Type of Choir: SATB (4 mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 2
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: E major ; modal
Duration: 4.5 min.
Number of verses: 1
Origin: Lesotho
Source of text: Children's rain game (Sotho folk music)
Data about the life of the work: Performed at the Sowetan Transnet SABC3 15th Massed Choir Festival by 20!choirs and the Nation Building Orchestra at the Standard Bank Arean,!Johannesburg, on 15 September 2003.
Comment(s): A song of great excitement at new rain. Includes onomatopoeia.