ep. 26: reinterpreting 1929 Buster Keaton, playing into a film, anticipating mood transitions

Welcome and intro – reports on recent shows and recordings, and October DVD releases – starting a score at a performance: playing the audience into the film – performance clip: “The Temptress” with Garbo & Moreno, on organ at the LoC – explanation of the podcast’s theme – anticipating mood shifts and when to make the change – performance clip: “Metropolis” in Brooklyn – finding a way to make the most of “Spite Marriage” with Buster Keaton – score clip: original 1929 score recording – reasoning behind my choices for the same sequence – performance clip: “Spite Marriage” at the Iola Buster Keaton Festival – my defunct altscore.com service lives on? – upcoming show info: shorts at the Silent Clowns, Nosferatu in Nyack, Keaton and Slapstick Divas at the AFI Silver – signoff and thank you.

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