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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Home > Film: The Life of Vergie Winters > Theme: Lullaby > Variant: Cello Solo > Instance: 1:08:38

Theme name: Lullaby
Variant name: Cello Solo
Start time: 1:08:38
End time: 1:09:39
Total duration: 0:01:01
Page #: 36
Measure #: 50
Scene: Reel 8 Part 1
Key: A - c# - E
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 52
Marking: Dolcissimo
Instrumentation: strings
Solo Instrument: cello

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Description: Vergie optimistically talks about her life and we hear a warm and hopeful statement of the Lullaby theme; John interrupts her when she is about to try on the veil
On-screen: Vergie talks with John
Music annotations: [m. 50] dolcissimo / p; [m. 66] a little fuller
Film annotations: [m. 56] I've come to cherish the dream - I want nothing more!; [m. 60] "I sometimes wonder, how rich you've made my life!; [m. 65] Thats what I meant about the veil!; [m. 71] "I'll put it on, and you can see how it looks!"; [m. 73] "No, Vergie dont!"
Orchestration annotations: [m. 50] cello solo; [m. 66] add violin on G string if you want; [m. 69] harp; [m. 72] W.W. / celeste / harp and cello
Analysis: This variant is re-harmonized and features a cello solo

added-note chord | advance plot | common-chord modulation | confident | hopeful | hoping | leading lady | leading man | room | secret lover | sweet | warm