X: 1
T: Over the Waves
T: Sobre las olas
C: Juventino Rosas (1888)
R: waltz
Z: 2006 John Chambers
N: Note the hemiola throughout part C.
H: Mexican composer Juventino Rosas (1868-1894) was an Otomi Indian. This tune
H: was composed in 1888 as one of a set of six waltzes. In Mexico the city
H: where he was born is renamed after him: Santa Cruz de Juventino Rosas. He
H: only wrote the tune; words in Spanish were written a few years later, and
H: since then, many more lyrics have been written for this tune. It has also
H: been used in a number of movies.
M: 6/8
L: 1/8
P: AABBACCDDA
K: G
"A"\
|: z2 \
| "G"B,3 ^A,B,D | G3- GFG | AGF GB,D | "D7"F3 z3 \
| "Am"C3 B,CD | "D7"F3- F^EF | GF^E FCF | "G"B,3 z3 |
| "G"B,3 ^A,B,D | G3- GFG | AGF GB,D | "C"E3 z3 \
| "Am"E3 Ace | "G"d3- dcB | "D7"AGF EFA | "G"G3 z :|
"B"\
|: zB \
| "G"{Bc}B^AB gf>e | g3- gfe | {Bc}B^AB ed>c | "D7"F3 z3 \
| {FG}F^EF ed>^c | e3- edc | {FG}F^EF cBA | "G"G3 z3 |
| "G"{Bc}B^AB gf>e | g3- gfe | "E7"{Bc}B^AB ed>c | "Am"E3 z3 \
| {EF}E^DE cBA | "G"G3- GF^E | "D7"FAc e2d | "G"G3 "d.C."Hz :|
K: D
"C"\
|: z2 \
| "D"F2 A2 B2 | c2 d2 B2 | c2 d2 B2 | "A7"c3 z3 \
| c2 d2 ^d2 | f2 e2 =d2 | cB B2 c2 | "D"A3 z3 |
| "D"F2 A2 B2 | c2 d2 B2 | c2 d2 B2 | "A"c3 z3 \
| c2 e2 a2 | a2 e2 c2 | "E7"c2 B2 E2 | "A"A3 z :|
K: F
"D"\
|: ^GA \
| "F"f3- fef | f3- f^GA | f3- fef | "Gm"B3- BAB \
| "C7"e3- e^de | e3- eAB | e3- e^de | "F"A3- A^GA |
| "F"f3- fef | f3- f^GA | "D7"d3- d^cd | "Gm"D3- D^CD \
| d3- dcB | "F"A3- AGF | "C7"E3- EDE | "F"F3 z :|