Zulu warrior (1995)

(Zimbazayo zimbazee)

Arr.: Watt, Niel van der (born in 1962) [South Africa]

Published by Netnote [South Africa]
Ref. : W0101SATB ; W0101TTBB  (5 p.)
Type of material: Full score
Text in: English + adapted in Zulu
Epoque: 20th century (1990-2000)
Genre-Style-Form: Secular ; War song ; Melody
Mood of the piece: violent ; forceful
Type of Choir: SATB OR TTBB (4 men OR mixed voices)
Difficulty choir (incr.from 1 to 5): 3
Difficulty conductor (incr.from A to E): B
Tonality: E flat major
Duration: 1.5 min.
Origin: South Africa
Data about the life of the work: The text contains nonsense words to spur on the Zulu warriors into battle, as well as the ululating (li li li li) of the women.