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93 results for "altered dominant" — see also augmented triad

FilmTheme nameInstanceTags
The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)Underscoring (Tense)0:45:45 - Criminals talk about the professor64 chord | altered dominant | conversing | crime | criminal | gangster | robbery | rooftop | tense | thief | underscoring

The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse (1938)

Jo0:58:18 - Dr. Clitterhouse talks with Jo13th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | chromatic mediant | conversing | doctor | foreign key modulation | gangster | leading lady | leading man | love scene | room | sequence | tender
Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)Night Club Music0:07:05 - Rocky gambles in a nightclubaltered dominant | club | dancing | double exposure | drinking | establish character | frantic | gambling | gangster | leading man | mickey-mousing | montage | pouring

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Rocky and Laury (Not In Film 1)NIF - not in filmadded-note chord | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | common-chord modulation | conversing | cut from film | establish character | following | gangster | leading lady | leading man | mode mixture | street | walking

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Rocky and Laury (Not In Film 2)NIF - not in filmadded-note chord | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | chromatic scale | conversing | cut from film | establish character | following | gangster | leading lady | leading man | street | walking

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Rocky and Laury0:41:37 - Laury pushes her way through the crowdaltered dominant | arriving | close-up | conflict | heartbroken | leading lady | love interest | rushing | sentimental | shop

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Romantic)1:01:43 - Rocky and Laury talkaltered dominant | conversing | dissonant bass | gangster | leading lady | leading man | linear chromaticism | love scene | romantic | room | underscoring

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Rocky and Laury (Sentimental)1:01:59 - Rocky and Laury talkadded-note chord | altered dominant | conversing | gangster | leading lady | leading man | love scene | parallel period | romantic | room

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Foxtrot1:02:20 - Rocky and Laury look out the windowadded-note chord | altered dominant | common-tone diminished 7th | dreaming | foxtrot | gangster | hoping | leading lady | leading man | looking | love scene | mode mixture | romantic | room

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)NIF - not in filmadvance plot | altered dominant | chromatic scale | cut from film

Angels With Dirty Faces (1938)

Jerry (Somber)1:31:04 - Rocky leaves his cell for his executionaltered dominant | climax | conversing | gangster | gentle | leading man | pc set | priest | prison | reverse picardy | stinger | tone cluster
Are These Our Children? (1931)Flapper and Eddie WaltzNIF - not in filmadded-note chord | altered dominant | cut from film | linear chromaticism | parallel double period | waltz

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Moonbeams0:25:39 - Eddie dances with Floadded-note chord | altered dominant | common-tone diminished 7th | dance hall | dance scene | dancing | leading man | love interest | mode mixture | on-screen music | parallel double period | romantic | source music | waltz

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Transition 8B)NIF - not in filmadded-note chord | altered dominant | augmented triad | chromatic mediant | common-tone diminished 7th | cut from film | foreign key modulation | pedal tone | tense | turbulent

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Hey! Hey!0:50:14 - Eddie and Flo dance9th chord | AABA structure | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | cheerful | dance hall | dance scene | dancing | friend | leading man | love interest | murderer | on-screen music | source music

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Dreams (Transition 9)NIF - not in film9th chord | altered dominant | cut from film | dark | mysterious | pc set | tragic | whole-tone | whole-tone chord

Are These Our Children? (1931)

Incidental MusicNIF - not in filmABAC structure | added-note chord | altered dominant | common-tone diminished 7th | cut from film | upbeat
Crime School (1938)Gangster Blues0:01:16 - New York City streets13th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | blues | cut from film | establish setting | fun | Gershwinesque | main title | setting | street | upbeat

Crime School (1938)

The Drunken Doctor0:36:35 - Drunk doctor comes inadvance plot | alcohol | altered dominant | comical | doctor | drinking | drunk | drunk | hospital | parallel period | reformatory

Crime School (1938)

Gangster Blues (Painting)0:50:45 - The boys paint their room13th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | comedy | comical | gang | painting | reformatory | setting | teenager | working

Crime School (1938)

Gangster Blues (Mechanical)0:54:46 - Boys get to work13th chord | action scene | added-note chord | altered dominant | boiler room | coal | danger | fire | fire | frantic | gang | gauge | heat | hurrying | mechanical | reformatory | sequence | shoveling | smoke | teenager | temperature | temperature | working

Crime School (1938)

Underscoring (Dramatic)0:56:50 - Mark goes to rescue Squirtaction scene | altered dominant | boiler room | chromatic parallelism | dissonant bass | dramatic | hero | leading man | linear chromaticism | reformatory | rushing | saving | teenager | tense | underscoring

Crime School (1938)

Temperature rising 20:57:12 - The temperature gauge risesaction scene | altered dominant | boiler room | chromatic parallelism | danger | dramatic | gauge | heat | hero | leading man | mickey-mousing | reformatory | rising | teenager | temperature | tense
They Made Me a Criminal (1939)Traveling0:22:25 - Johnnie becomes a fugitive9th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | countryside | double exposure | dramatic | leading man | map | mickey-mousing | money | montage | montage | purchasing | street | traveling | walking

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

The Fugitive0:24:29 - Johnnie walks9th chord | advance plot | altered dominant | desert | foreign key modulation | leading man | Neapolitan | tired | traveling | walking | wandering

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

The Fugitive (Relieved)0:29:25 - Johnnie listens to the sheriffaltered dominant | conflict | conversing | leading man | peaceful | room | tranquil

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

On the Make0:49:40 - Johnnie and Peggy drive in a carABAB structure | added-note chord | altered dominant | car | car | cheerful | conversing | driving | hero | leading lady | leading man | linear chromaticism | love scene | mode mixture | phrase extension | romantic | traveling

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

On the Make (Extended)0:53:21 - Johnnie and Peggy drive in a carABAB structure | added-note chord | advance plot | altered dominant | car | car | cheerful | conversing | driving | hero | kissing | leading lady | leading man | linear chromaticism | mode mixture | phrase extension | romantic | traveling

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

Marcia Grotesque1:01:48 - Johnnie talks to another boxeradvance plot | altered dominant | comical | conversing | hero | leading man | march | mode mixture | room

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

On the Make (Dolce)1:05:13 - Peggy talks to Johnnieadded-note chord | altered dominant | arguing | conflict | leading lady | leading man | linear chromaticism | lying | room | tender

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

On the Make (Tenderly)1:07:57 - Tommy talks to Johnnie9th chord | ABAB structure | altered dominant | arguing | chromatic mediant | conversing | direct modulation | foreign key modulation | hero | leading man | room | tender | turning point

They Made Me a Criminal (1939)

On the Make (Appassionato)1:25:51 - Peggy wants to go with Johnnie9th chord | altered dominant | climax | detective | embracing | kissing | leading lady | leading man | leaving | linear chromaticism | mode mixture | pedal tone | romantic | room | sentimental | sigh gesture | tender
Dust Be My Destiny (1939)Dust Be My Destiny (A Hotel)0:28:47 - Joe mentions going to a hoteladvance plot | altered dominant | concerned | leading lady | leading man | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Parting Ways)0:38:56 - Joe and Mabel partaltered dominant | common-tone diminished 7th | conflict | dark | leading lady | leading man | leaving | mode mixture | pedal tone | runaway | somber | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Reunited)0:40:03 - Joe runs to Mabel64 chord | altered dominant | foreign key modulation | joyful | leading lady | leading man | mickey-mousing | pump-up modulation | resolution | runaway | running | street

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

My Wild Irish Rose0:40:51 - Joe and Mabel in Nick's Dineraccompanied source music | altered dominant | common-chord modulation | diner | establish character | familiar tune | friend | happy | leading lady | leading man | mode mixture | parallel double period | popular song | radio | shopkeeper | singing | source music | ternary form

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (Calm)0:44:32 - Mabel and Nick talkadded-note chord | altered dominant | develop character | diner | friend | gentle | leading lady | leading man | shopkeeper

Dust Be My Destiny (1939)

Dust Be My Destiny (End Credits)1:26:54 - End creditsaltered dominant | closing credits | common-tone diminished 7th | end title sequence | upbeat
Each Dawn I Die (1939)Frank (Released)1:28:49 - Frank is released9th chord | altered dominant | artwork in score | conclusion | embracing | friend | gentle | goodbye | leading lady | leading man | Neapolitan | passionate | peaceful

Each Dawn I Die (1939)

On the Make1:31:02 - Closing credits9th chord | 11th chord | ABAB structure | added-note chord | altered dominant | closing credits | end title sequence | jaunty | linear chromaticism | self-borrowing
Flamingo Road (1949)Titus0:01:22 - The Palmer Housealtered dominant | dark | establish setting | ominous | politician | self-borrowing | sheriff | street | voice-over

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lute Mae0:01:26 - Lute Mae's Roadhouse13th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | bluesy | club | countermelody | dancing | eating | establish setting | musician | on-screen music | playing | self-borrowing | simulated source music | voice-over

Flamingo Road (1949)

Underscoring (Lyrical)NIF - not in film9th chord | altered dominant | conversing | cut from film | cut from film | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | police | room | underscoring

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Lightly)NIF - not in filmaltered dominant | common-tone diminished 7th chord | cut from film | cut from film | flirting | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | pedal tone | police | room

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Tenderly)0:29:32 - Lane and Field prepare to leave11th chord | 13th chord | altered dominant | common-tone diminished 7th chord | kissing | lake | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | romance | romantic | secondary dominant | source to score

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lute Mae (A Reminiscence)0:42:04 - A female prisoner talks about Lute Mae's13th chord | added-note chord | advance plot | altered dominant | bluesy | conversing | countermelody | Gershwinesque | leading lady | prison | prisoner | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Lute Mae (Not in Film)NIF - not in film13th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | common-chord modulation | countermelody | cut from film | cut from film | deceptive resolution | lovers meet | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Bluesy)0:55:00 - Dan buys some cold drinks9th chord | altered dominant | bluesy | flirting | foreshadowing | leading lady | leading man | love interest | love scene | mode mixture | parallelism | politician | porch | self-borrowing

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Expressivo)NIF - not in filmaltered dominant | cut from film | cut from film | self-borrowing | transition

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Triste)1:19:43 - Lane watches Dan leavealtered dominant | conflict | husband | leading lady | leading man | politician | room | self-borrowing | somber | waiting | wife

Flamingo Road (1949)

Flamingo Road (Andante)1:24:05 - Lane goes to get a drink for Fieldaltered dominant | chromatic parallelism | dark | death scene | gentle | gunshot | hopeful | leading lady | leading man | love interest | mode mixture | room | self-borrowing | suicide | walking | warm

Flamingo Road (1949)

If I Could Be With You (Ecstatic)1:33:37 - Lane walks awayadded-note chord | altered dominant | artwork in score | chromatic parallelism | friend | husband | joyous | leading lady | leading man | leaving | prison | resolution | reuniting | romance | secondary dominant | The End | thematic transference | triumphant | wife
The Informer (1935)The Informer (Confession)1:16:00 - Gypo confesses and cries9th chord | altered dominant | antagonist | confessing | confession | courtroom | courtroom scene | crying | deceptive resolution | diminished 7th chord | dissonant bass | guilt | half-diminished 7th chord | headquarters | leading man | pedal tone | pedal tone | remorseful | room | traitor
The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)Funeral March0:01:12 - A funeral marchaltered dominant | brass band | classical music | crowd | establish place | funeral | funeral march | marching | mode change | on-screen music | parallel 63s | pedal tone | performer | secondary dominant | somber | source music | street | watching

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Everybody’s Doing It Now0:03:48 - Horses and buggies in a small town streetaltered dominant | buggy | common-tone diminished 7th | deceptive resolution | driving | establish setting | establish time | horse | playful | popular song | riding | street

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

La Marseillaise0:28:48 - Montage of newspaper headlines9th chord | altered dominant | dark | headline | montage | newspaper | patriotic | patriotic tune

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Underscoring (Gentle)0:51:06 - Joan talks with Vergie9th chord | advance plot | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | child | chromatic parallelism | conversing | daughter | foreign key modulation | gentle | half-diminished 7th chord | leading lady | mother | reunion | secret | shop | timid

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Lullaby (Flowing)0:53:59 - John talks with Vergie by the lakealtered dominant | conversing | diminished 7th chord | happy | leading lady | leading man | love scene | outside | pedal tone | reassuring | secret love | secret lover

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Lullaby (Somber)0:54:14 - Vergie listens to Johnaltered dominant | conversing | leading lady | leading man | love scene | outside | secret love | secret lover | somber

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Lullaby (Poco Con Moto)0:54:53 - Joan and Vergie talk about the future13th chord | altered dominant | conversing | dissonant bass | gentle | leading lady | leading man | longing | love scene | outside | pedal tone | secret love | secret lover | sigh gesture

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Old Lavender1:00:07 - Joan and Ranny talk9th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | common-chord modulation | conversing | daughter | direct modulation | harmonic sequence | light | love interest | love scene | optimistic | proposal | proposing | room | transcribed by ear

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Old Lavender1:02:11 - Joan and Ranny enter9th chord | added-note chord | altered dominant | arguing | common-chord modulation | conflict | conversing | daughter | direct modulation | harmonic sequence | leading man | light | love interest | optimistic | room | surprise | wife

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Old Lavender (Gentle)1:04:45 - Ranny takes the ring back from Joan64 chord | altered dominant | conflict | daughter | leading man | love interest | peaceful | pedal tone | proposal | proposing | room | wife

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

A Boy and a Girl1:07:00 - John and Vergie listen to the radioadvance plot | altered dominant | common-chord modulation | conversing | leading lady | leading man | listening | room | secret lover | sentimental | simulated source music | source to score | transcribed by ear

The Life of Vergie Winters (1934)

Funeral March1:17:18 - John's funeral processionaltered dominant | brass band | classical music | crowd | establish place | funeral | funeral march | marching | on-screen music | parallel 63s | somber | source music | street | watching
Kid Galahad (1937)Heart’s Affair (Yearning)0:44:11 - Ward and Nick leave the farmadvance plot | altered dominant | car | deceptive resolution | driving | farm | leading man | leaving | manager | mother | not by Steiner | parting | sentimental | sister | transcribed by ear | yearning gesture

Kid Galahad (1937)

Heart’s Affair0:49:16 - Marie speaks with her motheradvance plot | altered dominant | conversing | harmonic sequence | home | mode mixture | mother | newspaper | romantic | sister | transcribed by ear | yearning

Kid Galahad (1937)

Heart’s Affair (Kiss)0:58:47 - Ward talks to MarieAABA structure | altered dominant | cheerful | conversing | deceptive resolution | farm | happy | kissing | leading man | love scene | mode mixture | sister | transcribed by ear
Traveling Husbands (1931)There’s a Sob in My Heart (Radio Jazz)0:32:29 - Music is played on the radioaltered dominant | comedy | dancing | popular song | radio | room | salesman | source music | transcribed by ear | upbeat

Traveling Husbands (1931)

There’s a Sob in My Heart (Sentimental)1:10:39 - People are sad as the radio playsAABA structure | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | countermelody | crying | leading lady | leading man | popular song | radio | resolution | room | salesman | sentimental | somber | transcribed by ear
The Unfaithful (1947)Tanner0:23:46 - Mrs. Tanner boards a trolleyadvance plot | altered dominant | antagonist | newspaper | quartal chord | reading | street | syncopation | tense | traveling | trolley | widow

The Unfaithful (1947)

Tanner1:10:47 - Bob walks upstairs to meet with Mrs. Tanneraltered dominant | antagonist | arriving | foreshadowing | husband | quartal chord | street | syncopation | tense | transition | walking

The Unfaithful (1947)

Tanner1:25:44 - Mrs. Tanner testifiesaltered dominant | climax | courtroom | dramatic | hurrying | montage | prosecuting | quartal chord | rushing | testifying | witness
We Are Not Alone (1939)Frohe Botschaft (Grandioso)0:00:26 - Book pages showing main castaltered dominant | cast list | familiar tune | folk song | German | hopeful | main title | mode mixture | opening title sequence | parallel period | quotation | suspension

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Boy runs downstairs0:03:07 - Gerald runs down the stairs9th chord | altered dominant | antagonist | boy | child | chromatic mediant | down | downstairs | establish character | foreign key modulation | gentle | home | mickey-mousing | mother | pedal tone | playful | running

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Frohe Botschaft (Drifting)0:38:09 - Jessica tells Leni to leavealtered dominant | antagonist | chromatic parallelism | conflict | conversing | familiar tune | folk song | gentle | German | heroine | home | quotation | sinister | tense | whole-tone chord

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Surprise Symphony (Dolcissimo)NIF - not in filmaltered dominant | classical music | cut from film | familiar tune | foreign key modulation | Haydn | playful | quotation

We Are Not Alone (1939)

Frohe Botschaft (Drifting)1:14:30 - David gives Leni money for her travels altered dominant | arrest | arresting | chromatic parallelism | conflict | conversing | dark | death | familiar tune | folk song | gentle | German | happy | hero | heroine | mode mixture | murder | police | quotation | sad | sweet | tense | train station | whole-tone chord
Transgression (1931)Main Title0:00:15 - Title of film, starring list, cast listAABA structure | altered dominant | cast list | gentle | happy | harmonic sequence | leading lady | mode mixture | opening title sequence | plagal cadence | pleasant | running | starring list | title of film | transcribed by ear
Hold ‘Em Jail (1932)The Prisoner’s Song0:00:15 - Title of film, starring list, cast listaltered dominant | cast list | cheerful | common-tone diminished 7th | establish place | opening title sequence | starring list | title of film | transcribed by ear | upbeat

Hold ‘Em Jail (1932)

The Prisoner’s Song0:01:11 - Prisoners in a prison yardaltered dominant | augmented sixth chord | cheerful | establish place | establish setting | mode mixture | prison | somber | transcribed by ear | upbeat
Is My Face Red? (1932)Cute!0:01:58 - Gossip column about a gambleraltered dominant | bluesy | conversing | establish setting | gossip | newspaper | parallelism | sultry | transcribed by ear | whole-tone

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Close to Me0:13:53 - William and Peggy talk in a dressing roomadvance plot | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | Broadway | common-tone diminished 7th | conversing | dancer | Gypsy major scale | leading man | popular music | romantic | room | source music | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Mildred Waltz0:19:03 - Mildred talks with WilliamABA structure | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | boat | calm | conversing | diminished 7th chord | leading lady | leading man | lovers meet | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Mildred Waltz0:20:18 - Mildred has a drink with WilliamABA structure | advance plot | altered dominant | augmented sixth chord | boat | calm | diminished 7th chord | drinking | leading lady | leading man | transcribed by ear

Is My Face Red? (1932)

Mildred Waltz (Tipsy)0:21:09 - Mildred is drunkadvance plot | altered dominant | augmented triad | boat | drinking | drunk | leading lady | leading man | transcribed by ear
Penguin Pool Murder (1932)Run Around1:01:51 - The End9th chord | altered dominant | end title sequence | mode mixture | self-borrowing | The End | transcribed by ear | upbeat
State’s Attorney (1932)Blues0:00:29 - Title and starring list, cast listaltered dominant | blue note | blues | bluesy | cast list | Gershwinesque | opening title sequence | starring list | title of film | transcribed by ear
Hat, Coat, and Glove (1934)Transient Love0:00:12 - Title of film; starring list; cast listAABA structure | added-note chord | altered dominant | cast list | chromatic mediant | common-tone diminished 7th | opening title sequence | pedal tone | pleasant | starring list | title of film | transcribed by ear
Murder on the Blackboard (1934)Blackboard Murder0:00:31 - Title of the film and cast listaltered dominant | blackboard | dark | mysterious | opening title sequence | ostinato | transcribed by ear
Star of Midnight (1935)Midnight in Manhattan0:00:34 - Cast listadded-note chord | altered dominant | cast list | chromatic scale | mode mixture | mysterious | opening title sequence | sentimental | transcribed by ear

Star of Midnight (1935)

Midnight in Manhattan (Exotic)0:09:14 - Clay and Donna in the audienceadvance plot | altered dominant | conversing | countermelody | exotic | exotic | leading lady | leading man | mode mixture | on-screen music | score to source | source music | theater

Star of Midnight (1935)

Midnight in Manhattan (Warm)0:09:35 - Clay in the theater lobbyadvance plot | altered dominant | conversing | leading man | mode mixture | Neapolitan | score to source | sentimental | source music | theater