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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Home > Film: The Life of Vergie Winters > Theme: Stars and Stripes Forever > Variant: Military Band > Instance: 0:46:01

Theme name: Stars and Stripes Forever
Variant name: Military Band
Start time: 0:46:01
End time: 0:46:04
Total duration: 0:00:03
Page #: 20
Measure #: 8
Scene: Reel 6 Part 1
Key: C
Meter: 2/4
Tempo (bpm): 126
Marking: Fast
Instrumentation: military band

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Description: As part of a montage of newspaper headlines from Vergie's scrapbook, we hear "Stars and Stripes" playing shortly after the year "1918" flashes on the screen with the headline: "The Boys are Back! Col. John Shadwell Leads Triumphant Return"; we see soldiers marching and crowds cheering on-screen
On-screen: Newspaper montage
Music annotations: [m. 8] fast
Film annotations: [m. 8] Boys coming home
Orchestration annotations: [m. 8] picc / military band

leading man | love interest | montage | patriotic tune | politician | soldier | triumphant