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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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IN SEARCH OF THE GREAT WHITE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Haunting epic dramatic atmospheric film theme, for major Hollywood productions, perfect for scenes of intense sadness, longing and somber emotion. Features great strings and orchestral instrumentation, by Clive Lukover, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407974 2:40 Med Slow 85   
Variation (Undersc. No Tension) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407975 1:30 Med Slow 85   
Stinger - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407977 0:14 Med Slow 85   
Variation (Underscore Edit) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407976 1:33 Med Slow 85   


MISTY BARROW - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Somber, Tender & beautiful orchestral piece. Extremely poignant and sentimental. Beautifully composed and executed. Perfect for film, TV Drama and Promos. Clive Lukover, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
408261 1:43 Slow   
Variation (Underscore) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
408262 1:43 Slow   


IN THE HEAT - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Deep cello melody speaks of sorrow, deep emotions, passions and pathos! The abstract vocals add a touch of disturbing drama! Historical scenes, poignant moments of introspective nature! Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589425 2:05 Very Slow   


OMINOUS SOUNDTRACK - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Dramatic Bed, dark flowing synth pads, dreamy with tension, good for soundscapes and beds. Set a wistful yet somewhat ethereal mood with this track. By Anthony James, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407338 1:05 Slow   


SENTIMENT - FULL - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Poignant, chantlike and hugely emotive piano theme with elements of strings. Sad, haunting and dramatic. Masterful and serene piano playing encompassing miminal, sparse production that nevertheless speaks volumes, transforming your audience to a far recess of their minds. by Christoffer Sandberg, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440625 1:42 Very Slow   
Variation (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440626 1:42 Very Slow   


A MOMENT IN TIME - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Poignant moment of understanding, realization, meeting, grief, inner torment, pain and anguish, beautifully evoked by this cello and string combination. The light notes on the keys in the end add a contrasting colour! Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589421 1:59 Very Slow   


THINKING AHEAD MAIN 60 - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Melancholy and extremely graceful track with gorgeous layers of strings and a solid rhythm. Hints at Longing and love lost. by Anthony James and Yiorgos Bellapaisiotis, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec (60 secs) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440691 1:05 Medium 120   
30sec A (No Drums 30 secs) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440692 0:32 Medium 118   
30sec B (No Stings 30 secs) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440693 0:34 Medium 120   
30sec C (30 secs) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440690 0:32 Medium 118   


LAMENT - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Funereal, sombre and moving cello track moves you right into solemn, painful situations. Farewell for a hero, a king, a great saint! Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589422 2:21 Very Slow   


THE KISS AND THE POISONED CHALICE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Hauntingly beautiful epic dramatic atmospheric film theme, for major Hollywood productions, perfect for scenes of sadness, longing and somber emotion. Features great strings and orchestral instrumentation. Clive Lukover, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407991 2:08 Slow 68   
Variation (Underscore no piano) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407992 2:09 Slow 68   


RESPITE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Washed ashore the beach of respite by a storm of strong, sweeping emotions, overwrought with no energy left for anymore feelings, lost, lonely and bereft. Beautiful cello melody built on sublime strings! Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589416 2:11 Very Slow   


MEMORIES - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2014
Music Candy Melodic, nostalgic & bittersweet tune like an old adventure finally has a happy ending. Family reunions, looking back, point of no return, hands reaching out, tears surreptitiously wiped! Poignant moments in Film/ TV. Achingly beautuful cello says it all. Keys & Quirks, by Tania Giannouli. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
670920 2:09 Med Slow 104   
60sec (60 secs 1) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
670921 1:01 Med Slow 104   
Variation (60 secs 2) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
670922 1:08 Med Slow 104   
60sec (60 secs 3) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
670923 1:01 Med Slow 104   
30sec (30 secs) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
670924 0:33 Med Slow 104   


INTO THAT GOOD NIGHT - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Lonely wanderings in the night, aimless, lost and miserable! Introspective cello melody evokes deep emotions and the strings come in to strengthen the sense of pathos! Historical, mythological drama productions would love this one! Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589423 3:32 Very Slow   


BOOST - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Exciting Atmospheric Ambient Track, Yiorgos Bellapaisiotis, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
408032 2:12 Med Slow 99   
Variation (Underscore) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
408033 3:20 Med Fast 133   


DESTINY - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Beautiful, emotive and elegant piano theme. Minimalism, elegance and affection of the highest quality. Deep love and devotion, tender kisses, afternoon walks hand in hand, the feeling the world is made up of only two people. Tempo picks up slightly less than a minute in. by Christoffer Sandberg, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440618 1:51 Very Slow   


FOR THEODOR AND HANNA - FULL - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Pensvie, warm and beautiful piano theme with gorgeous layers of strings. Tender, sad and warm. Very slow, deeply emotional, thought provoking. A track that when used on the screen will tug at the heartstrings of your audience and trigger reactions within their memories. by Christoffer Sandberg, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440619 1:54 Medium 119   
Variation (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440620 1:54 Medium 119   


BLEAK - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Remote, dreary and cheerless yet extremely emotive and heartfelt. A strong sense of melancholy, perfect for dramas and getting your heartfelt message across. Classical, Solo Piano, by Mark Choi, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
467820 2:55 Fast 159   


THOUSAND OAKS - FULL - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Dreamlike, ambient and delicate piano theme with soft pad. Serene, yet decisive and longing. Like a lazy summer day driving through The Redwoods, the quiet whisper of wheels interrupted ocassionally by the slightest wisp of wind, sun peeking through tall trees. by Christoffer Sandberg, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440632 2:02 Very Slow   
Variation (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440633 2:01 Medium 116   


ODE TO THE FORGOTTEN - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Beautiful, Somber & poignant orchestral piece. Longing for a lost loved one. Lonesome in the dark streets. This graceful piece is perfect for Film, TV Drama & Commercials. Clive Lukover, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
408274 1:48 Slow   


FAREWELL - FULL - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Poignant, calm and beautiful piano theme with elements of strings and soft guitar. Fragile and cinematic, laced with melancholy. Love scenes of devotion and sweet tenderness, soft kisses, sincere and simple smiles. Minimalist production, easy and calm. by Christoffer Sandberg, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440630 2:21 Med Fast 132   
Variation (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
440631 2:21 Very Slow   


DARK PROCESSION - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Sombre funereal overtones to give you the chills as you take in the tense scene, and anticipate trouble round that corner or have to face unhappy moments. Emotion mounts as feelings are stirred, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
591442 1:42 Slow 62   
60sec - Dangerous, Dark Music  
589463 1:01 Slow 62   
30sec - Dangerous, Dark Music  
589464 0:31 Slow 62   
Stinger - Dangerous, Dark Music  
589465 0:14 Slow 62   
Bumper - Dangerous, Dark Music  
589466 0:09 Slow 62   


CALL OF THE WILD - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Stark cello with an weird story to tell. Good for unnerving, troubling, disturbing emotional moments which are slightly sinister, maybe a troubled vampire? ! Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
592694 2:25 Very Slow   


DEPARTURE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Poignant, simple lamentation denoting the feelings of separation and sorrow. Turning a new chapter in the lives of your characters, picking up the pieces and beginning again. Knowing that from inside you must find your inner strength. In the style of Studio Ghibli. Classical, Solo Piano, by Mark Ch, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
467827 1:46 Slow 60   


THE END SCENE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Eerie yet sentimental & emotive orchestral cue. Haunting instrumentation with smooth yet disturbing choir vocals. Perfect for Film, TV & Commercials. Matthew Moore, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music  
408182 0:36 Very Fast 175   


REGRET - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy A sombre piece of remorse, anguish and resignation. Beautifully constructed melancholic piece perfect for getting a heartfelt message across. Classical, Solo Piano, by Mark Choi, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
467823 2:13 Very Slow 45   


BELLS IN C MINOR - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Dreamy and relaxing, flowing bells surrounded by light electronic synth pads create a pleasing, light, yet quirky effect. New age electronica - nature scapes, light character moments. Dark synth bell chimes, morose and tranquil, serene and sublime. By Anthony James, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407417 0:27 Slow   


MARY QUEEN'S LAMENT - (by Ian Hubball)  Year: 2014
Ian Hubball Strings, somber drums and choral voices give this a cinematic, historic sound from days of old suggesting sadness, loss, bereavement fitting for Mary Queen of Scott's last walk from the Tower to her execution. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
691682 2:09 Med Slow 80   


LOST IN THE LABYRINTH - (by Entropik)  Year: 2008
Entropik Intense despair and sense of foreboding. Three wonderfully played Cellos and a background of ominous electronica conjour up a picture of complete loss and desperation. Ideally suited to horror, thriller or suspense genres, specifically for scenes portraying fear in the dark and feeling abandoned. Instrumental, Horror, Funeral & Death
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Horror, Funeral & Death
277131 4:38 Very Slow 40   
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
405933 0:30 Slow 60   
60sec - Horror, Horror Contemplative
405934 1:00 Slow 60   


REDEMPTION (WP) 01 MT - (by William Pearson)  Year: 2011
William Pearson Sorrowful and soothing orchestra. Strings swell and recede intertwining with piano creating passionate melody. Emotional, hopeful, tragic. Variations: Alt1 strings/wdwinds only; Alt2 Strings only; Alt3 Piano&Wdwind mix w/Hi strings-warm mix. Historical, political, romantic, sorrowful, pensive, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
485978 3:00 Very Slow 48   
Variation - Dramatic, Sad Music
485980 3:00 Very Slow 48   
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
485983 0:30 Very Slow 48   
Variation A - Dramatic, Sad Music
485979 3:00 Very Slow 48   
Variation B - Dramatic, Sad Music
485981 3:00 Mixed 48   
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
485982 1:00 Very Slow 48   
Bumper - Dramatic, Sad Music
485984 0:21 Very Slow 48   


WHEN ANGELS CRY (WP) 01 MT - (by William Pearson)  Year: 2011
William Pearson Beautiful and sad melody with Irish/Celtic feel. Begins with simple piano melody then is accentuated by strings, harp, nylon string guitar. Soft French horn at end. For tender talking, showing affection to loved one, driving away from family, reflecting on family photos, children. See Variations. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
488007 2:50 Slow 69   
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
488006 0:30 Slow 69   
Bumper A - Dramatic, Sad Music
488000 0:11 Slow 69   
Bumper B - Dramatic, Sad Music
488008 0:18 Slow 69   
Variation A - Dramatic, Sad Music
487997 2:46 Slow 69   
Variation B - Dramatic, Sad Music
487998 2:46 Slow 69   
Bumper - Dramatic, Sad Music
488001 0:10 Slow 69   
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
487999 1:00 Slow 69   


EERIE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy Ghostly, bleak and haunting, with a supernatural feel of the underworld. Melancholy, lonely and longing, exquisitely played. Classical, Solo Piano, Film, Piano Forte, by Mark Choi, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
467825 2:12 Slow 65   


TAIJITO - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy The mysterious Oriental hint in this yin-yang combination of indigenous bowed strings and the cello is beautifully evocative, covering a range of emotions, from love, to passion, to pain, loss, longing, delicate or intimate encounters, anguished or balanced relationships, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589420 2:00 Very Slow   


TEARS IN THE RAIN - (by Daniel Cullen)  Year: 2011
Daniel Cullen Gentle, soft and sad piece. A plaintiff piano picks out single notes before playing more fully yet simply. Strings join in until the end with gorgeous harmonies and counter melodies. Use in scenes of sorrow and heartbreak. lost love, saying goodbye, death of loved one. Medical dramas, E. R. CSI, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
454556 1:53 Very Slow 45   



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