HUSH, HEAR THE ANGELS SING
by Patsy Ford Simms
Positioning: Mixed voices: I, III, II or Part I center.
Treble voices: Part I vs. Part II or Part I center.
INTRO Step R, touch L front (Vol. 1, 91), step L, touch R front. Step R touch L front, back and front. Repeat opp. (opt. - hit thighs on beats 2 and 4.)
  VERSE 1
MEAS. 5 SINGERS: point R index across from L to R, then flip both palms down to pretend baby front and center. Pull hands up and into "small" hands (with "All State!"), then sleep over to L. Point R index up to R and flip palms center. BACK UPS: lean back from singers, join on palm flip. Freeze there, sleep to L. Freeze there, flip palms center.
MEAS. 11 all baby rock to R, L, R, L (Vol. 2, 87).
  CHORUS
MEAS. 13 Turn R index finger out at mouth and lean to R. Push R palm down to floor and stand up. Repeat to L w/L index.
MEAS. 17 R index to mouth front. Lift palms into songbook.
MEAS. 19 reach R jazz over head, clap center, repeat to L (opt. foot out).
MEAS. 20 using vocal rhythm, clap up, up, down.
MEAS. 21 repeat as before during Intro.
  VERSE 2
MEAS. 5 SINGERS: U-sway w/snaps on outside to R and L (Vol. 1, 86). Flip palms to center. Reach R jazz over head, clap center, repeat L. Clap up, up, down. U-sway w/snaps again. Flip palms to center from heart. BACK UPS: lean back, flip palms. Freeze there, claps up, up, down. Freeze there, flip palms from heart.
MEAS. 11 ALL baby rock to R, L, R, L.
  CHORUS
MEAS. 13 Repeat as before.
MEAS. 27 Repeat as before. (opt. - add double step touches in direction of hush index.)
MEAS. 33 Reach R jazz above, clap down, reach L above, clap down 2X on piano bass notes. Repeat 2X. Clap up, up, down.
MEAS. 37 Repeat first half of Intro.
MEAS. 39 Rreach both up above, clap down, repeat.
MEAS. 40 Clap up, up, down. End: flip palms down to baby center.
 
3-Part Mixed, Level 3.....11656
2-Part, Level 2.....11657
SoundTrax Cassette.....12299