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1

structure

is governed by the events on screen in an episodic manner

2

fanfares and trills

bar 1- acts as an introduction

announce the newspaper headline

3

first thematic material

heard in E at bar 5

4

bar 9

theme repeated in G major

with new accompaniments and countermelodies

5

bar 13

more loud fanfares again signal another newspaper headline

6

2nd theme

based on scalic music heard earlier starts in bar 15

low bass texture illustrates the seriousness of the political meetings

7

a third idea

in bass instruments starts at upbeat to bar 22 in pizzicato strings and bassoon

8

bar 27

a dramatic forte chordal intervention

9

upbeat to bar 37

chordal music returns

10

bar 39

music from bar 9 returns, this time in Eb major

11

bar 49

dramatic, fanfare-like fortissimo

12

'suspense music'

bar 52

trills and tremolos and an altered version of the motif from bar 5 in the bass