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CoverIndodana [level: Medium]
arrangers: Raif Schmitt and Michael Barrett: Bio and other works | Cameron LaBarr Choral Series
voicing: SSAA | catalog number: SBMP 1438 | duration: c. 3:50 | price: $2.05
accompaniment: a cappella

This highly dramatic traditional African song was arranged by two South African composers, both experts in this genre of music. A best seller in SATB, the women get their turn with this beloved piece in the SBMP catalog. One of the first of this genre, it remains one of the best.

CLICK HERE: See the Complete Score or download a perusal copy: HERE

CLICK HERE: Read the Text or Poem
Ngob’umthatile umtwana wakho, uhlale nathi hololo helele
The Lord has taken his son who lived amongst us
Indodana ka nkulunkulu bayi’bethelela hololo helele
The son of the Lord God was crucified.

Hololo Baba Jehova
Hololo Father Jehovah (Hololo represents crying and has no translation)
Zjem zja baba
Zjem zja father (Zjem zja is expressive with no meaning)

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Featured on the following reading sessions
2018 | MMEA Reading Session January 25-26 Danaya Roller and Cameron Labarr
2018 | Rodney Eichenberger's Summer Choral Workshops
2018 | AR ACDA Summer Conf. July 23-25 2018
2017 | J.W. Pepper New Sounds Choral Clinic - August 16