Previous | Next

116

The Letter (1940)


Home > Film: The Letter > Theme: Leslie > Variant: Guilty > Instance: 1:19:41


Instance
Theme name: Leslie
Variant name: Guilty
Start time: 1:19:41
End time: 1:19:49
Total duration: 0:00:08
Page #: 138
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 10 Part 3
Key: g
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 104
Marking: Modto
Instrumentation: orchestra



(click to enlarge)
Description
Description: Dramatic statement of Leslie's theme as we see the full moon on a dark night
On-screen: The full moon on a dark night
Music annotations: [m. 1] sf / f / soft melody / Foxtrot / Dance Orchestra - Arthur Lange / Hugo! Look at Reel 1 Part 3 (bars 4, 5, 6) Its exactly the same only - A) 1/2 tone lower and B) notated different on account of click track - (just fix it); [m. 4] mf; [m. 5] p; [m. 6] dim / "Moe"rendo / poco a poco cresc
Film annotations: [m. 1] Tempo track; [m. 3] Dissolve
Orchestration annotations: [m. 1] str divisi / vibraphone / oboe / trb / (felts) / horns / basses; [m. 4] 2 celli + E.H. / also 2nd vibraphone; [m. 5] guitar / pianos / bassoons; [m. 6] str. mostly
Analysis: This variant prolongs G minor (over an E pedal tone)
Tags

dramatic | moon | oscillation | panning shot | pedal tone | plantation | suspension | transition

Media