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The Letter (1940)


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Instance
Theme name: Leslie
Variant name: Screwyoso
Start time: 0:53:35
End time: 0:53:54
Total duration: 0:00:19
Page #: 100
Measure #: 51
Scene: Reel 7 Part 1
Key: unstable - bb
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 66
Marking: Screwyoso
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Development of the first motive from Leslie's theme as Howard and Leslie walk outside
On-screen: Howard and Leslie walk away
Music annotations: [m. 51] mp; [m. 55] a little slower / dim
Film annotations: [m. 55] Thru gate
Orchestration annotations: [m. 51] 1 oboe / 2 fl + vibra / 6 viol [illegible] / harp added / horns / trbs / timp / pizz + piano (let it ring); [m. 52] str pizz / 2 timps; [m. 53] add cel / 2 bassoons / 6 viol / harp; [m. 54] simile str; [m. 55] keep gong / gong / horns / trbs / tuba / timp / bass / also piano on attack
Analysis: Ascending half-step sequence followed by a resolution to Bb minor
Tags

lawyer | leading lady | leaving | oscillation | plantation | sequence | tense | transition

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