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


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Instance
Theme name: Lane
Variant name: Lonely
Start time: 0:41:27
End time: 0:41:46
Total duration: 0:00:19
Page #: 42
Measure #: 42
Scene: Reel 5 Part 1
Key: f - e
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 63
Marking: Modto
Instrumentation: strings
Solo Instrument: viola, cello



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Description
Description: Strings play a lonely, delicate variant on Lane's theme as she talks with a fellow prisoner; although not annotated in the score, the tempo moves back and forth between 4/4 and cut time - m. 42 starts in 4/4, m. 43 moves to cut time, m. 45 goes back to 4/4, m, 46 goes back to cut time
On-screen: Lane talks to a fellow prisoner
Music annotations: [m. 42] mf / expr; [m. 43] acell / p / grazioso; [m. 44] rall; [m. 46] simile / accell
Orchestration annotations: [m. 42] viola solo (senza); [m. 43] strgs only / p (celli); [m. 45] cello solo / basses piano; [m. 47] H.
Analysis: The first phrase starts in minor but ends in major while the second stays in minor
Tags

advance plot | conversing | foreign key modulation | leading lady | lonely | prison | prisoner | reverse picardy | somber

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