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The Letter (1940)


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Instance
Theme name: Leslie
Variant name: Lacework 2
Start time: 0:52:07
End time: 0:52:33
Total duration: 0:00:26
Page #: 97
Measure #: 27
Scene: Reel 7 Part 1
Key: eb - e - bb
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 60
Instrumentation: strings, woodwinds



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Description
Description: Lyrical solo cello version of Leslie (with delicate oscillating accompaniment) as Howard and Leslie talk about her interest in lacework
On-screen: Leslie does her lacework
Music annotations: [m. 27] pp / morendo / a little faster / Hugo! look at bar 7, 8, 9 of Reel 1 Part 4; [m. 28] rubato (expressivo) / mf; [m. 30] moerendo; [m. 31] mp; [m. 32] Come sopra Reel 3 Part 3 orig. key
Film annotations: [m. 27] When did you first start?; [m. 28] Oh, a few years ago!; [m. 30] It appealed to me!
Orchestration annotations: [m. 27] 4 divisi / vibraph / 3 celli etc. / piano; [m. 28] 1 viola solo; [m. 29] piano; [m. 30] 3 celli only
Analysis: Oscillating lacework gesture overlaid on the theme in eb, e, and bb
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advance plot | changing meter | conversing | foreign key modulation | home | lacework | lawyer | leading lady | mysterious | oscillation | sequence

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