ON DVD "In the Spotlight!" #27432
MUZIKI VUMA (Music in the Air)

by Patsy Ford Simms

Positioning:

In voice parts or mixed position.

INTRO

Leaning R, push R flat palm out to R, then L (using piano

rhythm). Hold for 1 meas., then "flip flop" palms up to shield

own face and lean back (opt. "wave" stage R to L.) Repeat to L.

VERSE 1

MEAS. 9

Scoop body low to R, low to L, R arm circle pan (opt. heel pulse

underneath.) Repeat scoop to L, R, L arm circle pan.

CHORUS

MEAS. 17

Facing stage R, hit thighs back and up w/both hands, place 90

arms up and out to sides w/palms facing in, push forward and

drop.

M19: touch L foot out front, then step on it, touch R foot out

front, then step on it - turning to stage L - snaps or flat palms

pull in on beats 1 and 3.

M21: repeat facing stage L, then turn back to stage R.

REPEAT from M17. M26: repeat as before on Intro.

VERSE 2

MEAS. 34

Scoop body as before, but add R hand w/palm up going R, L

hand w/palm up going L. R circle pan.

M38: scoop L w/L palm facing out going up (sun rising), scoop

R w/R palm facing out going down (sun setting).

CHORUS

MEAS. 42

Repeat as before.

MEAS. 51

Repeat as before on Intro. DESCANT can move downstage.

VERSE 3

MEAS. 59

Sway arms above head to R, L, R, L, double arm circle pan.

Sway arms above head to L, R, L, R, double circle pan.

DESCANT: double arm circle pan, sway arms above to R, L, R,

L. Double arm circle pan, sway arms above to L, R, L, R.

CHORUS

MEAS. 67

Repeat as before

DESCANT: hit thighs back and up w/both hands, then

hit/cross at shoulders. Repeat 2X, quick double circle pan.

Repeat.

MEAS. 76

ALL hit thighs back and up, hit/cross at shoulders. Repeat.

M78: push flat R out to R, add L, flip flop.

M82: Sway arms above head to L, R, L, R, L, R.

M85: hit thighs back and up, end w/90 arms out to sides.

SATB, Level 4....19277
3-Part Mixed, Level 3....19278
2-Part, Level 2....19279
SoundTrax CD....19280