Mbube- Nansi Imali (Score & Parts)-WW5
Composer: Shabalala, Joseph
Publisher: International Opus
for woodwind quintet
by Joseph Shabalala (b. 1941)- South African singer- founder and musical director of Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Transcribed by Adam Lesnick and Stephen Barber. Arranged for woodwind quintet by Adam Lesnick.
A song about black South African diamond miners, Nansi Imali means, "There's Money" in the Zulu language. It is composed in the style known as mbube, a call and response form common to South African music.