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The Letter (1940)


Home > Film: The Letter > Theme: Leslie > Variant: The Story > Instance: 0:22:26


Instance
Theme name: Leslie
Variant name: The Story
Start time: 0:22:26
End time: 0:22:41
Total duration: 0:00:15
Page #: 47
Measure #: 11
Scene: Reel 3 Part 3
Key: WT2 - WT1
Meter: 3/4
Tempo (bpm): 63
Marking: Poco Agitato
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Oscillating fragment from the Leslie theme as Leslie explains herself to Howard
On-screen: Leslie speaks with Howard
Music annotations: [m. 11] a tempo; [m. 13] Come sopra Reel 2 Part 1 orig. key; [m. 16] fix
Film annotations: [m. 11] Oh, I know; [m. 15] Of course, my dear
Orchestration annotations: [m. 11] fl / oboe / vibraph / harp / violas tremolo + 2 horns / 2 celli / bassons + 2nd clar / 2 celli pizz / 2 bass / piano (pedal)
Analysis: Oscillating Eb-C harmonized with whole-tone chords on E# and F#
Tags

advance plot | changing meter | home | lawyer | leading lady | lying | oscillation | recounting | tense | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

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