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Flamingo Road (1949) [IN PROCESS - Information may be incomplete or contain inaccuracies]

Home > Film: Flamingo Road > Theme: Lane > Variant: Lonely > Instance: 1:21:12

Theme name: Lane
Variant name: Lonely
Start time: 1:21:12
End time: 1:21:22
Total duration: 0:00:10
Page #: 98
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 9 Part 2
Key: g
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 63
Marking: Misterioso
Instrumentation: strings
Solo Instrument: clarinet

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Description: A solo clarinet plays Lane's theme as she worries, fiddling with her wedding ring; pizzicato strings play the following phrase as she gets up to answer the door; this statement of the Lonely variant ends with a minor triad, unlike the previous statement, when Lane was in jail; although not annotated in the score, measures 2 and 3 are played in cut time
On-screen: Lane in her room
Music annotations: [m. 1] mf / expr; [m. 2] a tempo
Film annotations: [m. 2] Gets up
Orchestration annotations: [m. 1] clt solo; [m. 2] strgs pizz and harp (let it ring)

advance plot | leading lady | lonely | mickey-mousing | pondering | rising | room | somber | waiting