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


Home > Film: Flamingo Road > Theme: Somber Phone Call > Instance: 1:19:54


Instance
Theme name: Somber Phone Call
Start time: 1:19:54
End time: 1:20:10
Total duration: 0:00:16
Page #: 95
Measure #: 48
Scene: Reel 9 Part 1
Key: unstable
Meter: 6/8
Tempo (bpm): 44
Marking: Molto express
Instrumentation: strings, orchestra



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Description
Description: A new descending melody is heard during the phone call between Dan and Lane; the cue ends with some rapid repeating notes that are roughly correlated with someone rapping on the door
On-screen: Dan calls Lane from the station
Music annotations: [m. 48] slowly; [m. 50] no tremolo; [m. 52] p / mf
Film annotations: [m. 48] C.U. Dan; [m. 52] Door rap
Orchestration annotations: [m. 48] add clt a1 / add 3 horns pp / add basses; [m. 49] celli; [m. 50] celli; [m. 52] E.H. / horns / strgs / pian / 3 trbs / piano
Analysis: This melody is harmonized primarily with half-diminished 7th chords
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calling | conflict | half-diminished 7th chord | husband | leading lady | leading man | politician | somber | tone cluster | train station | wife

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