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Dust Be My Destiny (1939)


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Instance
Theme name: Dust Be My Destiny
Variant name: Dolceeessimo
Start time: 1:08:53
End time: 1:09:28
Total duration: 0:00:35
Page #: 156
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 8 Part 3
Key: E - C#
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 66
Marking: Modto
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Warm, peaceful version of the main theme, called "Hopeful" in the cue sheet, but taken from a previously unused cue called "Dolceeessimo"
On-screen: Joe and Mabel talk
Music annotations: [m. 1] cue: X X X / modto / pp; [m. 2] come sopra from Reel 3 Part 1 key O.K.; [m. 14] listesso / p; [m. 15] rall / X X X; [m. 16] a tempo / mf
Film annotations: [m. 5] What are you thinking about; [m. 11] I wasnt - I still got cinders; [m. 13] Me getting a break; [m. 16] Got a match?
Orchestration annotations: [m. 14] vibraphone added / 4 celli soli and E. horn / harp; [m. 15] harp + celeste; [m. 16] timp pp
Analysis: This variant uses a previously omitted cue but adds a different ending; motive X is developed here with more hopeful ascending reaches
Tags

advance plot | chromatic mediant | foreign key modulation | hopeful | intervallic expansion | leading lady | leading man | peaceful | room

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