ON DVD "Showtime!" #27434

OYE LA MÚSICA
(Hear the Music)

by Jay Althouse

Positioning:

Mixed voices: men center or top, or men vs. women. Part I vs. Part II. Descant may be stage R or stage L.

INTRO

Jazz hands pull back from forehead: R, L, R, R, L, R, L, L. Repeat R, L, R, R, L, R, clap 2X over L shoulder (piano rhythm).

MEAS. 9
IF SINGING: 90º arms (R fist up, L fist across front to R elbow) R, L, R, R. Repeat L, R, L, L. Repeat R, L, R, R, L, R, clap 3X over L shoulder (piano). IF RESTING: head low, sway hips and both arms to R, L, circle R. Repeat L, R, circle L. Repeat R, L, circle R, L, R, clap 3X over L shoulder (piano).
MEAS. 17
As above, but switch parts to match vocals.
MEAS. 25
Jazz hands pull back R, L, R, R. Repeat L. All low sway to R, L, circle R. Repeat L. M33: piano rhythm: hit thighs R, L, R, L, snap front 2X, clap 4X over L shoulder.
MEAS. 35
Repeat as before.
MEAS. 43
Roll arms up and away 3X to R (low, medium, high), hit thighs twice. Repeat L. Repeat R. Repeat rolls to L, clap 2X over L shoulder.
MEAS. 51
IF SINGING: repeat as before. COUNTER LINE: low gentle boogie towards singers, jazz pull back on oh. Repeat w/double pull back. Repeat w/single pull. Boogie low, clap over L shoulder 3X.
MEAS. 59
As above, but switch parts to match vocals. M67: arms rolls 3X to R, hit thighs twice, arm rolls L, clap over L shoulder 3X.
MEAS. 71
Freeze 90º up to R, roll arms low across to L. Repeat L. Repeat R. Freeze L, clap over L shoulder 3X.
MEAS. 79
Repeat as before, but with all doing S-curves above (R, L, R, R, etc.). DESCANT: boogie low towards singers, jazz pull backs on oh.
MEAS. 87
Stand tall, snap to R: R, L, R, L, clap, clap. Stand tall, repeat to L. M91: snap w/both hands front 3X, using piano rhythm, then clap 3X over L. S-curve over head: R, L, R, L. M95: clap over L shoulder 2X on beats 1 and 2. M96: clap over R shoulder on beat 2, then L S-curve up on final beat 4.

SATB, Level 4.....21137
SAB, Level 3.....21138
2-Part, Level 2.....21139
SoundTrax CD.....21140
SoundPax.....21141