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Men of America (1932)


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Instance
Theme name: Cimarron B
Variant name: Transition
Borrowed from: Cimarron (1931)
Start time: 0:02:19
End time: 0:02:30
Total duration: 0:00:11
Page #: no score available
Measure #: no score available
Scene: no score available
Key: Eb - B - D
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 138
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: The opening sequence continues with a brief return to the middle theme from Cimarron; rising sequences create tension and excitement
On-screen: Smokey Joe fights the Indians
Analysis: Fragments of the theme move through a series of third-related keys
Tags

ambush | chromatic mediant | cowboy | dramatic | establish character | establish setting | fragmentation | gun | gunshot | horse | Indian | leading man | prairie | riding | self-borrowing | shooting | stagecoach | tense | title card | transcribed by ear

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