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

Home > Film: Flamingo Road > Theme: Lute Mae > Variant: Not in Film > Instance: NIF

Theme name: Lute Mae
Variant name: Not in Film
Start time: NIF
End time: NIF
Total duration: NIF
Page #: 53
Measure #: 1
Scene: Reel 6 Part 1
Key: Ab - A - Bb
Meter: 4/4
Marking: Quasi blues

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Description: In a cue cut from the film, the Lute Mae theme is used, to be played lightly and transparently, like an echo of the previous night's entertainments
On-screen: Lane helps Dan
Music annotations: [m. 1] slowly / mf / mp; [m. 5] gliss; [m. 6] Murray: very light and transparent! / gliss; [m. 10] 1/2 tone up; [m. 13] fix / mp; [m. 19] poco accell; [m. 20] rit e dim
Film annotations: [m. 9] She stops; [m. 19] Whisky sour!
Orchestration annotations: [m. 1] 2nd clt solo / 2nd trb solo (hat) / strgs / harp / piano / sax or (hot trpt); [m. 13] trb continued; [m. 18] strg / add 3 trpts 1st trpt wa (wa wa mutes) [m. 19] contra bassoon solo / ["wa wa" written on quarter note upbeat to and downbeat of measure 19 on the third staff]
Analysis: This variant continues farther than the original, modulating up by half steps twice

13th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | common-chord modulation | countermelody | cut from film | cut from film | deceptive resolution | lovers meet | self-borrowing