Leif Nicklas is a hot New York composer and producer who has had his music featured in the advertising campaigns of Proctor & Gamble, Simon and Schuster, DSW, and Southdown Creative. Wildly prolific, Leif's compositions include Hip Hop, Dramatic, World, Latin, Techno, Reggae, Reggaeton, Samba, Rock, Asian, and Pop. Today, he is involved in projects ranging from ringtones to music for film, and his music commonly displays cinematic and world music influences.
A rollicking chase, up winding stairs and dark wet streets. A trombone sections stabs the air, punctuating the the heart pounding drama at hand. Frenetic bongos roil the tense, determined air. Suspense, intrigue, and drama is in the night air. Instrumental, Dramatic, Contemplative Music
Brujes is a dramatic track with a classical waltz feel. Somber, reflective clarinet melody, with harp, oboe and piano accompaniment. The track builds subtly, evoking a sense of longing, yearning, and reflection. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Bouncy, upbeat, whimsical track yet has a touch of the serious in the background. Could be used in multiple settings for many different moods. As the track progresses, both moods intensify then mellow out towards the end. Great for building hope, a new day, end credits, science fiction, sci-fi, Instrumental, Dramatic, Contemplative Music
Beautiful, haunting, contemplative music suggesting loss, resignation, and moving on. Useful for war documentary, medical drama, break up scenes, Westerns as our hero rides out of town, wide, empty open spaces. Holding a loved one, or losing a companion. End credits for a heart rending drama. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
Smoky, dark, film noir track. Great for 1940's 1950's private investigator scene. Great under bed for for voice over narration of a film noir movie, or a detective drama. Useful for creating a mysterious, romantic vibe, very retro and old hollywood style. Period drama, gangsters, bootleggers. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music