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Dust Be My Destiny (1939)


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Instance
Theme name: Agitato Risoluto
Start time: 0:35:11
End time: 0:35:25
Total duration: 0:00:14
Page #: 71
Measure #: 6
Scene: Reel 5 Part 1
Key: f
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 100



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Description
Description: Melodic gesture that conveys agitation and concern
On-screen: Joe and Mabel hide under the stairs
Music annotations: [m. 6] f / a tempo / pp; [m. 7] rit / sfz; [m. 8] slower; [m. 9] pp; [m. 10] morendo / ten / ten / rall
Film annotations: [m. 6] They run again; [m. 7] They flatten against wall / The cop in the distance; [m. 8] We'll have to wait
Orchestration annotations: [m. 6] str / W.W. / W.W. + vibra?? / gong; [m. 7] horn + bassoon; [m. 9] (4 viol??)
Analysis: Descending parallel major triads over a dominant pedal
Tags

agitated | alley | chromatic parallelism | concerned | danger | escape | hiding | leading lady | leading man | pedal tone | runaway | street

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