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Dust Be My Destiny (1939)


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Instance
Theme name: Dust Be My Destiny
Variant name: Relief
Start time: 1:06:54
End time: 1:07:09
Total duration: 0:00:15
Page #: 154
Measure #: 23
Scene: Reel 8 Part 2
Key: D
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 60
Marking: Expressivo
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: More hopeful version of the main theme expressing Joe's relief at not being turned in by Mike; played by tender strings and melodically varied to end with a solid authentic cadence (DO in melody)
On-screen: Mike talks with Joe
Music annotations: [m. 23] slowly / expressivo / p / morendo; [m. 24] a tempo; [m. 25] pp
Film annotations: [m. 24] As soon as the papers are out; [m. 25] Dissolve / Into dialogue
Orchestration annotations: [m. 23] 12 violins soli / 4 violas / 4 celli; [m. 24] bass / harp + celesta
Analysis: Begins with mode mixture but ends solidly in major
Tags

advance plot | hopeful | leading man | mode mixture | newspaper editor | office | relieved

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