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The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)


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Instance
Theme name: There'll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight
Composer: Theodore A. Metz
Start time: 0:12:17
End time: 0:13:25
Total duration: 0:01:08
Page #: NIS
Measure #: NIS
Scene: not in score
Key: G
Meter: 2/2
Tempo (bpm): 172
Instrumentation: brass band



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Description
Description: At a rally for John Shadwell (who is running for Congress), we hear a brass band playing "Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight," a tune that was often used by politicians in the early part of the twentieth century; there is a brass band on screen
On-screen: People rallying for John Shadwell
Tags

advance plot | conversing | crowd | on-screen music | popular song | rally | source music | upbeat