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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)


Home > Film: The Life of Vergie Winters > Theme: Lullaby > Variant: Delicato > Instance: 0:51:39


Instance
Theme name: Lullaby
Variant name: Delicato
Start time: 0:51:39
End time: 0:51:52
Total duration: 0:00:13
Page #: 24
Measure #: 23
Scene: Reel 6 Part 2
Key: Db
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 80
Marking: Slowly (with expression)
Instrumentation: strings, woodwinds



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Description
Description: Another statement of the Lullaby theme as Vergie gets the fan for Joan
On-screen: Joan talks with Vergie
Music annotations: [m. 23] slowly (with expression) / mf / delicato; [m. 24] rall; [m. 25] etc
Film annotations: [m. 23] Well, if your heart is set on it; [m. 25] Vergie goes to window; [m. 26] Picks up fan
Orchestration annotations: [m. 24] oboe / str; [m. 26] celli
Analysis: The melody is altered to begin on FA-LA (4-6); the cue ends with parallel first-inversion chords
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9th chord | advance plot | child | conversing | daughter | gentle | leading lady | mother | parallel 63s | reunion | secret | shop

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