bawo thixo somandla (ttbb)


  • Catalog ID: S-312
  • First Line: bawo thixo somandla buyi nto n'ubugwenxa bam
  • Composer: Sidumo Nyamezele
  • Voicing: ttbb
  • Accompaniment: a cappella
  • Language: Xhosa
  • Country: South Africa
  • Series: Global Rhythms Choral Series
  • Other: 2009 2009.ttbb, GRCS
  • Score: View Score
  • Sound: Listen


a popular song of protest during the aparteid years in south africa; recorded on cd-09. Because music of this culture is rarely performed without movement, it is recommended that a slow sway with chest high and arms swinging lightly at the sides be employed in performance.