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Flamingo Road (1949)


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Instance
Theme name: Flamingo Road
Variant name: Chapter One
Start time: 0:00:54
End time: 0:01:13
Total duration: 0:00:19
Page #: 3
Measure #: 18
Scene: Main title
Key: F - db - D
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 84
Marking: Modto
Instrumentation: strings, orchestra



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Description
Description: A gentle variant on the main theme (Flamingo Road), featuring fragmentation and repetition
On-screen: Chapter one from Flamingo Road
Music annotations: [m. 18] p / morendo; [m. 19] p; [m. 21] p; [m. 23] a4 / p
Film annotations: [m. 18] Reading matter
Orchestration annotations: [m. 18] soft brass / strgs / harp / piano; [m. 19] 12 violins soli / horn a1 / clt; [m. 20] E.H.; [m. 21] violin / vibra / enharmonic flt; [m. 22] vibra / violas / celli / a little W.W.; [m. 23] harp / piano / celeste / (cue in a few divisi strgs) / bell + vibra let it ring
Analysis: Modulates from F to the chromatic mediant of db minor, then to the key of D major via mode mixture
Tags

chromatic mediant | common-chord modulation | establish setting | gentle | mode mixture | self-borrowing | street | voice-over

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