Uyai Mose

The Bird Sings Oral Tradition Song Library

Uyai Mose

A well-known hymn from Zimbabwe in the Shona language.

Composer & Copyright

Public domain.



Uyai mose, tinamate mwari (x3)
Uyai mose zvino


Come all you people, come praise your maker (x3)
Come now and worship the Lord

Teaching Notes

This is a good world music song for new circles as it can be learned pretty quickly, and adapted with more or less complexity to meet the needs of the group. The song works well with or without drumming.

The recording is in C#.


Level of teaching speed/ difficulty (1 = very easy, 10 = very challenging)


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