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Production music of sadness and despair, sorrowful tragedy or defeat. This music evokes feelings of sadness, sorrow, depression, unhappiness or somber, gloomy, shattered, depressed or otherwise pitiable emotions.


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COFFEE BETWEEN CIGARETTES (IN THE BAR) - INST - (by Kevin Reardon)  Year: 2009
Kevin Reardon Mellow, Somber, Heartfelt, and Light Jazz Music featuring piano and sax. Perfect for a scene with coffee and cigarettes, sitting in a cafe, coffee shop, or city tavern late at night with live music, just trying to forget past lover- and the lonely and self loathing singer and waitress hit it off, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
795245 5:12 Slow 76   


FALLEN - (by Joey Stebanuk)  Year: 2008
Joey Stebanuk Deep emotional poignant profound. Solo electric guitar, an Ebow in support giving a synth like violin sound. A multi use track. Great for humanity enlightenment introspective humanitarian service tragedy melancholic hope sad romance, corporate documentary major productions. A beautiful composition. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (poignant) - Dramatic, Sad Music
316445 1:40 Slow 62   
30sec - European, Scotland
638841 0:30 Slow 62   
60sec - European, Scotland
638842 1:00 Slow 62   
Variation (extended) - Dramatic, Sad Music
794553 3:11 Very Slow 50   


EMOTIONAL INSPIRING PIANO & STRINGS - (by Ramazan Yuksel)  Year: 2016
Ramazan Yuksel Perfect background cinematic music for YouTube videos, TV shows, corporate and business presentations, promotions, advertising, movies, short films and cinematic movie trailers. Mood: inspirational, sad, epic, intense, emotional, dark, dramatic. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
794266 2:14 No Tempo   


WINGS OF AN ANGEL - (by George and Marguerite)  Year: 2016
George and Marguerite A soft rock piano ballad ideal for sad scenes and love loss. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
794227 2:43 Slow 65   


MISTERIES - (by Giovanni Perini)  Year: 2016
Giovanni Perini Melancholic theme with strings and electronic sounds, the intro reminds me of the UK Band Mansun, then it changes mood into something misterious. it's great for tv series like Misfits, 4400, Twin Peaks or similar, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
793914 1:34 Slow 72   


OUR REALITY - (by Ron Verboom)  Year: 2016
Ron Verboom Why war, why poverty, why sadness. A hypnotic and sad piece with piano and synth. There is hope for mankind. Together with some electronic elements it tells a story of defeat and lonelyness. Suitable for drama, war film and tv shows. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
793589 1:44 Slow 70   


EMOTIONAL PIANO - NO HEROIC MEASURES - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2016
Jeff Whitcher The doctors and nurses in the ER race to resuscitate but the patient has a DNR. An elderly wife take's her husband's hand and kisses it as she tells him good bye. This emotionally moving solo piano music carefully and tenderly underscores this poignant and sorrowful moment. A heart is broken. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
793536 1:44 Slow 71   


EMOTIONAL PIANO - FROM THIS MOMENT FOREVER - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2016
Jeff Whitcher Emotional, tender, and dramatic, this delicate piano music creates longing and intense, heartfelt anguish. The sparse melody lies underneath the onscreen emotions, weaving softly and with subtlety to compliment rather than overwhelm. A poignant moment whereby two lives will never be the same. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
793534 1:55 Slow 79   


EMOTIONAL PIANO - BEDSIDE GOODBYE - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2016
Jeff Whitcher This solo piano music creates a moving, dramatic moment of heartbreaking good bye. At the hospital bedside, a husband kisses his dying wife on the forehead. A wife learns of her son's sacrifice as a folded American flag is placed into her hands. Emotional, powerful, and delicately restrained. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
793532 1:55 Slow 75   


UNIMAGINABLE LOSS - (by Jeff Whitcher)  Year: 2016
Jeff Whitcher This sorrowful, anguish-laden music is tenderly crafted with subdued, soft instrumentation: quiet synths and samples, smooth strings, and a heartbroken piano motif. This gentle underscore delicately flows underneath the heart ache, the sadness, the grief and loss. Somber, reflective, and bereaved. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
793406 2:35 Slow 60   
SoundPack (Individual Stems) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
793408 175.3MB Slow 60   


INCREASING SEVERITY - (by Len Miller)
Len Miller A dark orchestral track that is perfect for moments of negativity or sadness. Think intense, upsetting or disparaging political commercials. An excellent choice for all television, radio or commercial productions needing a dose of anxiety or a sensation of trouble. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate, Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
793327 0:34 Medium 112   
30sec A (Chilled End no flute) - Dramatic, Sad Music
793324 0:33 Medium 112   
30sec B (Chilled End) - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
793325 0:32 Medium 112   
30sec C (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Dramatic Solo Piano
793326 0:32 Medium 112   


EMOTIONAL PIANO PROBLEM AND SOLUTION - (by Len Miller)
Len Miller An evocative piano conveys a poignant appeal and then takes a turn for a resolution making this instrumental an excellent choice for all human interest or political issue productions for radio and television. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
793298 0:32 Med Slow 86   
30sec (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Sad Music
793297 0:32 Med Slow 86   


DIRECT AND WEIGHTY - (by Len Miller)
Len Miller A neutral and informative piano starts this composition, then a mildly hopeful sensation sets in at the end. An excellent choice for subtle problem-solution and problem-action based projects for political and human interest productions. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
794483 0:32 Slow 62   
30sec (Piano only) - Dramatic, Dramatic Solo Piano
793287 0:32 Slow 62   


BIG SUSPENSEFUL DARK AND DRAMATIC - (by Len Miller)
Len Miller BIG SUSPENSEFUL DARK AND DRAMATIC.. the title says it all! Brought to you by Multiple Emmy Winning Composer, Len Miller! Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
793275 0:33 Medium 108   
30sec A (No Hits) - Dramatic, Sad Music
793273 0:33 Medium 108   
30sec B (Piano Only) - Dramatic, Dramatic Solo Piano
793274 0:32 Medium 108   


A COMPELLING APPEAL - (by Len Miller)  Year: 2011
Len Miller Starts with a poignant piano, fretless bass and a flowing synth bed. Hopeful, urgent vibes set in around 10 seconds and the tone changes to insistent, subtle bass drum hits and vibrant ticking via guitar harmonics. Perfect for subtle problem-solution and problem-action based productions. Instrumental, Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Corporate, Corporate Orchestral
793239 0:32 Med Slow 86   
30sec (No ticking in 2nd half) - Dramatic, Sad Music
793238 0:32 Med Slow 86   


BREAK OF REALITY - (by Ron Verboom)  Year: 2016
Ron Verboom Why war, why poverty, why sadness. An emotional and sad piece with piano, strings. There is hope for mankind. Together with some electronic elements it tells a story of defeat and lonelyness. Suitable for drama, war film and tv shows. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
793046 3:07 Slow 70   


REALITY BREACH - (by Ron Verboom)  Year: 2016
Ron Verboom Why war, why poverty, why sadness. An emotional and sad piece with piano, strings. There is hope for mankind. Together with some electronic elements it tells a story of defeat and lonelyness. Suitable for drama, war film and tv shows. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
793045 2:27 Very Slow 56   


CASTLE KEEP BML - (by Stan Tristan)  Year: 2016
Stan Tristan Pensive and dramatic piano music theme. Sad yet hopeful, bittersweet yet beautiful. Would work for dramatic, reunion, tragedy, intervention, beat-the-odds, religious and family crisis type productions. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Piano Solo) - Dramatic, Sad Music
792945 2:21 Slow 68   


AFTERHOURS DREAMER - (by Mark Dorricott)  Year: 2014
Mark Dorricott Memories are all we have... Quietly thought provoking, touching something deep within your soul. A time to dream, travelling without moving, becoming ghosts in the past. A fit for a sad movie scene, maybe a final farewell. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
790207 2:28 Slow 70   


REPENTANCE - (by King Daddy Dee)  Year: 2015
King Daddy Dee Literally meaning to turn from one's previous activity, reviewing one's actions and feeling contrition or regret for past wrongs and completely turn from, about face, 180 degrees. This musical masterpiece is perfect for setting the tone for any project for a truly heartfelt repentance in action. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
790069 2:49 No Tempo   


MINOR BLUES STRUMMING INCEDENTAL MUSIC - (by Pete Bax)  Year: 2016
Pete Bax Today many soaps and dramas have a need for music that tells a sad story and what is more dramatic than a minor blues you can hear a guitar being strummed to a dramatic blues sequence it will fit all the needs of incidental music outlined in the extended keywords what we use to call mood music cool, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
788233 2:08 Med Slow 81   


ENDING - FULL - (by Jens Larsson)  Year: 2016
Jens Larsson Emo piano music. Suitable for film and television drama. Funeral occasions or great loss. Can be used as background music in public or in-house. Dramatic documentary film. Tragic events of sudden death. Painful divorce in the film. Scene containing a hard saying goodbye to a dear friend. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full version) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
787335 2:25 Slow 71   
Variation A (Underscore version) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
787337 2:25 Slow 71   
Variation B (piano solopart) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
787336 2:25 Slow 71   


DRY WINDS - (by Winthrop Brookhouse)  Year: 2016
Winthrop Brookhouse A sparse but spacial New Age piece. With the Native Flute winding a haunting melody with a counterpuntal accent of harp. An underlying wind gives the proper atmosphere. Film, television, games, documentary or museum exhibit. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
787302 3:58 Med Slow 100   


MYSTERIOUS SYCAMORE BML - (by Stan Tristan)  Year: 2016
Stan Tristan Imagine the mysterious and glory soaked music to accompany film footage of the discovery of a new planet or galaxy. Powerful, dramatic and cinematic piano theme with layers of suspense filled synths and strings all combining for a superb effect. Beautiful yet haunting piano solo theme throughout. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
786550 3:23 Slow 60   
30sec (Piano Stem) - Dramatic, Sad Music
786693 0:31 Slow 60   


STILL WATER - (by Mark Dorricott)  Year: 2016
Mark Dorricott Totally serene and relaxing. A beautiful and dreamy, reflecting longing and nostalgic feelings. Full of emotion, reflective and tranquil. Possible match for a final farewell scene, backdrop to a film narrative, short movie or documentary, or soothing relaxation music, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
786347 4:29 Slow 70   


TENSION AND TRAGEDY - (by Matthew Mirron)  Year: 2016
Matthew Mirron A tense and melancholic piece for piano, synthesizer and electric guitars that evokes loss, grief, mourning, and worry. Intensely tragic and emotionally unresolved, this piece is perfect for underscoring dramatic scenes in television, film, and video games. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
785308 3:48 Slow 60   
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music  
785306 0:30 Slow 60   
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music  
785307 1:00 Slow 60   


THE LEAVES HAVE FALLEN - (by David Phillips)  Year: 2016
David Phillips Gentle woodwind trio, featuring flute, clarinet and English horn, depicting pathos, sadness and heartache, longing, despair and tenderness. Emotional and bittersweet yet hopeful, this track is perfect for drama, romance, and nostalgic memories. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
784747 1:03 Very Slow 44   


TALES FROM THE DRAGON MOUNTAIN - (by Joona Lukala)  Year: 2016
Joona Lukala Dramatic, epic orchestral composition with fantasy and folk elements. Music starts soft, dark lamenting folk tune. Themes grow and getting faster until 3.00 where drums, brass and chorus comes in with a huge Wagnerian theme. In the end circle closes and song returns to its original lament theme. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
780840 4:33 Med Slow 80   


STONE KING - (by Joona Lukala)  Year: 2016
Joona Lukala Fantasy drama music starts as adagio, slowly with lonely personal oboe melody with some percussion and harp accompaniment. Orchestral composition with some exotic instruments very dramatic with full of emotion and passion. Lamenting builds stronger until big crescendo at the end. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
780645 2:14 Slow 75   


AFTER DRAMA - (by Titi AM)  Year: 2016
Titi AM Here is an inspiring dramatic track. Very modern but vintage. In retro style series like "the persuaders." The piano has a very deep sound. It is mixed with modern sounds of hip hop and electro. This gives great depth to the music that is timeless. Perfect for lifting the dramatic effect. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
780124 2:33 Medium 127   
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
780128 1:04 Medium 127   


MEDIEVAL LAMENT - (by David Phillips)  Year: 2016
David Phillips This gentle, wistful track would work well in any kind of historical or fantasy setting, pirate adventures, children's productions, action adventure tales, nature/ travel videos or cartoons. Ideal for Renaissance dramas/ documentaries and fantasy settings. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
780046 2:08 No Tempo   


JACK FROST - (by Liam Bradbury)  Year: 2016
Liam Bradbury Simple, short piano instrumental with a feeling of loneliness and isolation. Has quite a cold sound, would work great as a Christmas song with an alternative dark take. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Dramatic, Sad Music  
779643 0:43 Medium 110   


THE PROTECTOR - (by Leon Phsyx)  Year: 2015
Leon Phsyx Leon Phsyx's The Protector is an instrumental electro orchestral hip hop track well suited for film documentary and TV productions. Portraying a some what somber 1920's gangster vibe. its slow pace and urban beat could leave you emotionally touched. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full instrumental version) - Dramatic, Sad Music
785213 3:22 Med Slow 100   


SAFE FROM HARM - (by Ron Verboom)  Year: 2016
Ron Verboom A very spacious mellow track with piano, emotional strings and electronics. The beautiful melancholic melody gives you a feeling of winter wonderland and alone on the world. Very suitable for drama and spiritual programs, films. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
779462 1:42 Slow 76   


HOPELESS - (by David Phillips)  Year: 2016
David Phillips Poignant flute solo that speaks to the heart about losing, longing, unrequited love, the loss of home or family, remembrances of happy days in the past, regretful memories, wishes of "if only". Medical dramas, romances, emotional epics and sentimental occasions. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
778691 2:10 No Tempo   


FINDING HARMONY - IAN ARBER - (by Ian Arber)  Year: 2016
Ian Arber An emotional tense atmosphere. The track begins with delicate piano and strings, with a tense synth underneath. The piano gives the feeling of time passing by. It develops into an emotional string melody towards the end. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
778175 1:30 Med Slow 97   


A BEAUTIFUL DEATH - (by Solace)  Year: 2010
Solace Electronic beats and distorted oud layered over haunting Balkan chanting. Creates a lush dark mood suitable for sorrowful, somber or mournful settings. Death and dying, crime scene investigation, or intense dream sequence with a foreboding quality. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
769053 4:43 Med Slow 92   
Variation (Instrumental) - Dramatic, Sad Music
777531 4:40 Med Slow 92   


BEFORE YOUR EYES - (by Ian Arber)  Year: 2016
Ian Arber An emotional journey through regret, nostalgia and lost relationships. This track has lush soaring strings with layer of electric guitar which build with powerful percussion and brass before coming to an explosion of emotions at the end. The end of the track feels like a flashback or a memory. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
777500 4:55 Medium 110   


REFLECTIONS NO 1 - (by AML Creative)  Year: 2016
AML Creative Reflective sad piano theme suited to themes of despair, solace, introspection, Would suit film or TV drama use dealing with issues such as loss, longing, sorrow and despair. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
777297 2:25 Slow   


ALONE WITH A MEMORY OF ME BML - (by Stan Tristan)  Year: 2016
Stan Tristan Cinematic and dramatic music theme. Sad yet hopeful, bittersweet yet beautiful. Would work for dramatic, reunion, tragedy, intervention, beat-the-odds, religious and family crisis type productions. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
776990 2:34 Very Slow 58   
Variation (Piano Solo) - Dramatic, Sad Music
777184 2:23 Very Slow 58   


GUITAR TEARS - (by Alessandro Gozzo)  Year: 2016
Alessandro Gozzo Light guitars and soft orchestral arrangement for a sad intense track with melancholy and a bit of hope in the future. Acoustic and catchy melancholic melody with awesome piano counterpoint and intense strings melody in the 2nd section (from 1.42). Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
776751 3:45 Slow 65   


SPACE STORM - (by Greg Brimson)  Year: 2016
Greg Brimson Freaky and weird scary soundscape. John Carpenterish with overtones of feaky animals or insects. Rotting corpse or dead animals. Sacrifical or post frenzied attack. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
776581 2:18 No Tempo 1   


INTROSPECTIVE SEARCH - (by Francesco Giovannangelo)  Year: 2016
Francesco Giovannangelo Meditative and introspective track. Very evocative and contemplative, reflective with a touch of melancholy. Drum kit and electric guitar theme starting at 1:16. Delicate, discrete but deeply emotional. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available
776338 3:03 Slow 60   


THE BRAZILIAN (FROM "HAIR IN A G STRING") - (by Colin Tench)  Year: 2016
Colin Tench Hypnotic opener that moves in to a moving piano and acoustic guitar piece. Theme music for a deep intelligent movie or tv series. memorable in one hearing. Could be split and used throughout a movie and used in complete form for end credits. Sad and pensive. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full length(edits available)) - Dramatic, Sad Music
776233 2:17 No Tempo   



KEYWORDS: tragedy, mourning, sadness, bitter, bittersweet, painful, somber, solemn
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