pokpok alimpako (ssaatb)


  • Catalog ID: S-174
  • First Line: pokpok alimpako pok!
  • Composer: Francisco Feliciano
  • Voicing: ssaatb
  • Accompaniment: a cappella
  • Language: Maranao
  • Country: Philippines
  • Series: Music Of Asia And The Pacific
  • Other: 2002 cd05, MAP
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


This piece is based on a motif of a maranao (southern Philippines) melody and the words of a muslim children’s chant.  It features virtuostic interlocking rhythmic patterns and a prestissimo tempo.  A full recording can be found on CD-05.