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The Informer (1935)


Home > Film: The Informer > Theme: The Wearin' o' the Green > Variant: Mysterious > Instance: 0:08:57


Instance
Theme name: The Wearin' o' the Green
Variant name: Mysterious
Start time: 0:08:57
End time: 0:09:36
Total duration: 0:00:39
Page #: 20
Measure #: 156
Scene: Reel I
Key: unstable
Meter: 4/4
Tempo (bpm): 69
Marking: Mysterioso
Instrumentation: orchestra



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Description
Description: Variant on Wearin' o' the Green; music stops suddenly when Frankie sees Gypo
On-screen: Frankie enters the Dunboy house to join the rebels
Music annotations: [m. 156] pp; [m. 157] p [m. 158] rit / poco rall; [m. 159] pp / sfz; [m. 161] rit / sempre cresc; [m. 163] sffz
Film annotations: [m. 156] Dunboy home; [m. 159] 1st door; [m. 160] 2nd door; [m. 161] Kitchen; [m. 162] Gypo at table; [m. 163] (Frankie sits down) / End of reel I
Orchestration annotations: [m. 156] (3 trumpets muted or 3 flutes); [m. 158] add celeste / horns / oboe; [m. 159] harp / trb; [m. 161] trpts open
Analysis: The melody is harmonized by parallel major triads
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arriving | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | establish character | familiar tune | folk song | hero | Irish | leading man | mysterious | parallelism | room | street | tense

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