Die Spokedans is sung in Afrikaans. Afrikaans is one of the 11 official languages spoken in South Africa. Afrikaans is a West Germanic language spoken in South Africa, Namibia and, to a lesser extent, Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe. It evolved from the Dutch vernacular of Holland.
Die Spokedans is a colourful work for developing children’s choir. Directly translated it means The Ghost Dance, and is written in an easy waltz tempo. The work employs some exciting extended techniques that will keep the young choristers entertained. This work is available for two-part and three-part chorus with piano accompaniment.