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We Are Not Alone (1939)


Home > Film: We Are Not Alone > Theme: Surprise Symphony > Variant: Dolcissimo > Instance: NIF


Instance
Theme name: Surprise Symphony
Variant name: Dolcissimo
Start time: NIF
End time: NIF
Total duration: NIF
Page #: 82
Measure #: 12
Scene: Reel 9 Part 1
Key: D - C
Meter: 2/4
Marking: Modto
Description
Description: This music comes from a scene that was cut from the film, where David was asleep (as per Steiner's notes)
Music annotations: [m. 12] pp / dolcissimo / pp; [m. 13] Simplice; [m. 16] p; [m. 20] poco cresc
Film annotations: [m. 12] Muni asleep; [m. 17] What's that?; [m. 22] Yes, we've got to go!
Orchestration annotations: [m. 12] add celeste / harp; [m. 14] harp; [m. 16] vibraph; [m. 18] vib; [m. 23] div / harp + cel
Analysis: This variant begins with a version of motive X that starts on scale degree 3 in D major, followed by a regular statement of motive X in C major
Tags

altered dominant | classical music | cut from film | familiar tune | foreign key modulation | Haydn | playful | quotation

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