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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)


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Instance
Theme name: Old Lavender
Start time: 1:02:11
End time: 1:02:43
Total duration: 0:00:32
Page #: 40
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 8 Part 2
Key: Ab
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 168
Marking: Allegretto
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: As Joan and Ranny enter, we hear their light-hearted love theme
On-screen: Joan and Ranny enter
Music annotations: [m. 1] allegretto / start watch at 3rd X / Bernard: This can be a come sopra from before, transpose a 1/2 tone up / mf; [m. 3] rall; [m. 4] accel; [m. 7] rall; [m. 8] accel; [m. 9] meno; [m. 10] rall; [m. 11] a tempo; [m. 12] rall; [m. 13] a tempo; [m. 16] rall
Film annotations: [m. 1] Adoption scene part II / Joan and Ranny enter; [m. 2] Joan: "What's up?"; [m. 3] Why, nothing! Come in!; [m. 8] Laura: "Wait!"; [m. 9] They walk towards camera; [m. 14] It wasn't my fault!; [m. 16] Very well, John, you do the telling!
Orchestration annotations: [m. 13] harp
Analysis: Reel 8 Parts 1 and 2 have been switched in the film; this cue modulates freely from Ab to Eb to Fb to Eb to Gb
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9th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | arguing | common-chord modulation | conflict | conversing | daughter | direct modulation | harmonic sequence | leading man | light | love interest | optimistic | room | surprise | wife

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