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The Woman in White (1948) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]

Home > Film: The Woman in White > Theme: Balmy Porter > Instance: 1:33:09

Theme name: Balmy Porter
Start time: 1:33:09
End time: 1:33:39
Total duration: 0:00:30
Page #: 181
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 10 Part 3
Tempo (bpm): 144
Instrumentation: strings, woodwinds
Solo Instrument: bass clarinet, contrabassoon
Description: A comical theme played by the bass clarinet for an old man (a porter) who works at the asylum; Steiner's music paints him as a silly, eccentric character (probably because he sings nursery rhymes and walks in a funny way)
On-screen: A man locks the gate of the asylum

asylum | comedy | comical | key | shuffling | street | walking | worker | working