Ipharadisi – Sheet MusicView Craig McLeish's Full Store
Ipharadisi is a song I learnt in South Africa when I visited for 3 weeks back in 1989.
It tells of a place where people live on a city dump which they named Ipharadisi or Paradise because it was where the ‘dead’ are living. I encountered people singing everywhere – in the airport welcoming home a loved one, at church, at home. Lives are infused and invested with song.
It is a very inspiring and challenging place and I would love to visit again. These simpler 4 part repetitive songs always work well with a build-up of parts, normally the tune first (Alto in this case). Audiences can hear the new parts as they come in and it is easier to pick one out and get on board.
You must log in and be a buyer of this download to submit a review.
650 copies sold