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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)


Home > Film: The Life of Vergie Winters > Theme: Lullaby + Funeral March > Instance: 1:18:06


Instance
Theme names: Lullaby + Funeral March
Variant names: Lullaby (Ending) + Funeral March (Ending)
Start time: 1:18:06
End time: 1:18:34
Total duration: 0:00:28
Page #: 53
Measure #: 19
Scene: Reel 9
Key: e
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 72
Instrumentation: brass band, orchestra



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Description
Description: As the camera moves to Vergie crying in her jail cell, Steiner again adds strings playing the Lullaby theme as a countermelody
On-screen: Vergie in her jail cell
Music annotations: [m. 24] watch / it's different; [m. 26] rall; [m. 27] accel / tutti / sol / glis
Film annotations: [m. 19] Vergie in jail; [m. 27] Insert / Reopen Shadwell case
Orchestration annotations: [m. 19] all str; [m. 20] o / b [repeated at the start of every line]; [m. 27] str
Analysis: Like the combination of tunes at the beginning of the film, but shortened and with a different ending
Tags

classical music | combination of themes | crying | funeral | funeral march | leading lady | prisoner | somber | suspect

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