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The Letter (1940)


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Instance
Theme name: Leslie B
Variant name: Ethereal
Start time: 1:18:13
End time: 1:18:32
Total duration: 0:00:19
Page #: 128
Measure #: 23
Scene: Reel 10 Part 1
Key: Eb - unstable
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 58
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: The music moves on to B part of Leslie's theme
On-screen: Leslie confesses to Robert
Music annotations: [m. 23] come sopra Reel 7 Part I one tone higher
Film annotations: [m. 23] I insulted him; [m. 25] She stops; [m. 27] That he was glad
Analysis: Ends with an ascending chromatic sequence (slightly altered from Screwyoso variant)
Tags

chromatic sequence | confessing | conflict | dramatic | home | husband | lawyer | leading lady | letter | murder | oscillation | recounting | sequence

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