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Dust Be My Destiny (1939)


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Instance
Theme name: Dust Be My Destiny
Variant name: Running
Start time: 0:39:33
End time: 0:39:53
Total duration: 0:00:20
Page #: 87
Measure #: 73
Scene: Reel 5 Part 2
Key: c - g
Meter: 12/8
Tempo (bpm): 120
Marking: Allegro
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: As Mabel runs across the street, we hear a rushing theme using the four-note motive of the main theme, followed by a tense drone in expectation
On-screen: Mabel runs across the street
Music annotations: [m. 73] allegro / sfffz / arpeggio / arpeggio; [m. 74] arpeggio; [m. 76] p subito
Film annotations: [m. 73] She runs across; [m. 76] Truck stops
Orchestration annotations: [m. 73] T.C. / timp; [m. 74] timp roll; [m. 75] timp roll cresc - sempre cresc
Analysis: At the end of the cue is a prolongation of the minor dominant (v64) which does not promise resolution
Tags

conflict | leading lady | leading man | mickey-mousing | runaway | running | somber | street | truck

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