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Dust Be My Destiny (1939)


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Instance
Theme name: Dust Be My Destiny
Variant name: Got Each Other
Start time: 0:30:49
End time: 0:30:58
Total duration: 0:00:09
Page #: 67
Measure #: 14
Scene: Reel 4 Part 2 A
Key: Db
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 144
Marking: Expressivo
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: The main theme begins legato, then continues joyously at double-speed
On-screen: Mabel proclaims her love for Joe
Music annotations: [m. 14] f / expressivo / melody; [m. 17] sfz / simile
Film annotations: [m. 14] Mister, all we've got is each other!; [m. 15] T’aint enuf!
Orchestration annotations: [m. 14] str divisi / 2 celli (soli) / 2 celli; [m. 15] W.W. / harp + celeste; [m. 16] some W.W. / harp / 2nd viol - violas / 1/2 pizz and 1/2 arco / stacc celeste (bells) / 2 fl / 2 oboes
Analysis: One soft statement of motive X followed by three ebullient statements of motive Y over a diatonic descending bass line
Tags

courthouse | leading lady | leading man | love scene | producer | romantic | street

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