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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)


Home > Film: The Life of Vergie Winters > Theme: Lullaby > Variant: Park > Instance: 0:36:28


Instance
Theme name: Lullaby
Variant name: Park
Start time: 0:36:28
End time: 0:37:31
Total duration: 0:01:03
Page #: 17
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 5 Part 1
Key: F - a - C - F
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 54
Instrumentation: strings



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Description
Description: Sentimental setting of the lullaby theme (featuring a solo violin in the lower register using plenty of portamento) as Vergie sees her baby's nurse in the park; the music up to the first ending was cut from the film
On-screen: Nurse and baby in the park
Music annotations: [m. 1] Bernard: string quartet and harp only, don't you think?? / p; [m. 26] morendo; [m. 27] fz / copied [illegible]
Film annotations: [m. 1] Scene with nurse in park (with Baby); [m. 27] Fade out
Orchestration annotations: [m. 17] celli
Analysis: Similar to the previous "Not in Score" cue
Tags

AABA structure | added-note chord | advance plot | calm | child | common-chord modulation | conversing | leading lady | lullaby | nurse | park | peaceful | waiting

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