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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)


Home > Film: The Life of Vergie Winters > Theme: Lullaby > Variant: Slowly > Instance: 0:04:07


Instance
Theme name: Lullaby
Variant name: Slowly
Start time: 0:04:07
End time: 0:04:35
Total duration: 0:00:28
Page #: 13
Measure #: 107
Scene: Main title
Key: Eb
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 60
Marking: Slowly
Instrumentation: strings



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Description
Description: A dolce variant on the main theme is heard as we see Vergie working in a shop window
On-screen: Vergie working in a shop window
Music annotations: [m. 107] slowly / p; [m. 112] rall; [m. 114] pp; [m. 115] rall
Film annotations: [m. 107] Vergie at window; [m. 112] Inside of store; [m. 116] Dialogue
Orchestration annotations: [m. 107] strings only / no double basses; [m. 109] harp
Analysis: Simple diatonic harmonies (reharmonized from the original), ending with a warm plagal cadence
Tags

64 chord | establish character | leading lady | peaceful | plagal cadence | shop | working

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