Nigerian Musicologists Arise !!!

Oja recital

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Full details

The musical styles are written in Igbo language Kayi bulite means let's rise up, Wayo means carefully or gently This piece is structured in the WaZoBia form movement; you can see my summary of this form in my work : Scenes from Africa. A colleague of mine while preparing to attend an ANIM (Association of Nigerian Musicologist) conference at UNILAG (University of Lagos,) asked me to write a recital that he'll perform at the conference, taking the deplorable condition of art/academic music in the country I therefore wrote the work my colleague Chukwuma lneaga played a two bars tune with his Oja flute that I took home and wrote this work. So whether you're a Nigerian or not enjoy this piece

Score ID
Year of composition
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
Classical music

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