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Dust Be My Destiny (1939)


Home > Film: Dust Be My Destiny > Theme: My Wild Irish Rose > Variant: Grandioso > Instance: 0:52:06


Instance
Theme name: My Wild Irish Rose
Variant name: Grandioso
Start time: 0:52:06
End time: 0:52:28
Total duration: 0:00:22
Page #: 122
Measure #: 24
Scene: Reel 6 Part 3
Key: Bb
Meter: 12/8
Tempo (bpm): 54
Marking: Grandioso
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Tender, warm variant on My Wild Irish Rose as Joe and Mabel leave on a train; it becomes triumphant as it progresses
On-screen: Joe and Mabel leave on a train
Music annotations: [m. 24] grandioso / tutti / ff / very big but not "brassy"; [m. 25] arpeggios; [m. 26] melody (strong); [m. 27] sffz / ritenuto / morendo / arpeggio / Heindforf score / dance band combo / Part 4 / Adolf! lots of harp during last 4 bars - with a "fade out" at the last bar leading into Heindorf opus
Film annotations: [m. 24] They wave from train; [m. 26] Bona Fortuna; [m. 27] Dissolve
Orchestration annotations: [m. 24] add celeste / div + W.W. / celli bassoons etc / violas / harps / trbs horns / tuba basses (3rd trb); [m. 26] add viol / harps / timp mp
Analysis: Ends with a Vb9 with an unresolved sus 4
Tags

9th chord | 64 chord | calm | escape | familiar tune | friend | leading lady | leading man | popular song | shopkeeper | sweet | tender | train station | triumphant

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