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Sad, somber, sorrowful, longing, lost, defeated music


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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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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


INTIMIDATION - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2013
Music Candy Consistent tension with the deep piano notes built on sorrow filled cello melody will work well with tense emotional situations, blackmail, pressure building scenes, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music  
589424 1:52 Slow 75   


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   


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   


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   


DIRGE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2010
Music Candy A solemn and grief-stricken lament, with elements of anger and a sense of injustice. Although heartbreaking it is incredibly beautiful. Simple and yet so touching. 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  
467816 2:34 Med Slow 99   


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   


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   


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   


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   


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   


GREGORIAN ATMOS (CHANTS & BELLS) - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Dramatic somber strings and Gregorian male choir set a dreary sorrowful mood, perfect for film and TV scenes of serious despair, sadness, loss or defeat. By Anthony James, Instrumental, Spiritual, Gregorian Chants
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed (W/ chants & bells) - Spiritual, Gregorian Chants  
407356 0:47 Slow   
Bed (No vocals or bells) - Dramatic, Sad Music  
407357 0:47 Slow   


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   


DARK HISTORY - MEDIEVAL UNDERSCORE - (by Ian Hubball)  Year: 2014
Ian Hubball Ominous, deep voice chants interlaced with haunting hurdy gurdy strings, deep drums make a perfect ancient historic underscore for documentary, drama and historic projects. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
696509 1:30 Med Slow 80   


HIBERNAL - (by Ian Hubball)  Year: 2011
Ian Hubball Haunting Celtic soundtrack cue with a feeling of sadness evoking dark Winter nights. Featuring traditional instruments like Harp, Violin and Strings for a Cinematic sound. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
447330 3:25 Medium 120   


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   


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   


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   


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   


BARE TREES - (by Ian Hubball)  Year: 2010
Ian Hubball Haunting Celtic soundtrack cue with a feeling of sadness evoking dark Winter nights. Chilly moody bittersweet and mysterious. Snow falling memories stacking up closing in Flashback building toward a showdown Heavy thoughts aftermath surviving a difficult emotional event Looking back in tears, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
436727 1:30 Medium 120   


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   


PARCEL OF ROGUES IN A NATION - (by Entropik)  Year: 2014
Entropik A rousing, emotional instrumental arrangement of a Scottish folk song originally set to a poem by Robert Burns and made famous by Steeleye Span. Ideal for drama, period drama, history documentary, travel, emotional scenes and pre or post battle scenes. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
676857 3:34 Slow 72   


KISSING MY LOVE GOODBYE - (by Daniel Cullen)  Year: 2011
Daniel Cullen Sad piece for solo piano. Beautiful and tender yet with tragic undertones. Sow and measured with a questioning ending. Many uses for this piece. Romantic breakup, death of a loved one, sad charity adverts, reminiscing about lost love, pain of parting, family drama, medical drama. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
453215 1:45 Medium 120   


PANGS - (by Entropik)  Year: 2009
Entropik A string orchestra plays a sad theme with hints of hope or thoughts of happier times. A solo cello enters the arrangement with a mournful melody full of pathos. Cello and strings return to the hope-tinged theme of the introduction. The protagonist feels profound sorrow but dares to hope. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
409425 2:09 Med Slow   
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
405310 1:00 Medium 120   
30sec - Horror, Horror Contemplative
405309 0:30 Medium 121   


LARGO FROM SONATA II FOR 2 CELLOS - B MARCELLO - (by Entropik)  Year: 2014
Entropik Beautiful, refined slow piece in a minor key for 2 solo cellos and 1 accompanying cello. Perfect scene-setter for period drama, history documentary, antiques show or advertising of luxury goods. Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
677200 6:11 Very Slow 50   


THE ONE (WP) 01 MT - (by William Pearson)  Year: 2011
William Pearson Dramatic, sweeping, flowing ambient filmscore threaded by french horns & punctuated by bass drums. Swirling hope against coming trial. Dramatic epic moments. Cinematic, spacious, historical, thoughtful, mysterious. Has otherworldly sense. Powerfully depicts: world hunger, famine, sorrow, longing, Instrumental, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
483775 1:37 Medium 120   
Variation A - Dramatic, Sad Music
483764 1:37 Medium 120   
Variation B - Dramatic, Sad Music
483765 1:37 Medium 120   


DEEPEST DEVOTION - (by SMM Productions)  Year: 2007
SMM Productions Emotional and deep cinematic theme. Featuring a haunting chanting female vocal, soft strings and delicate orchestral arrangement. Slow, moving and atmospheric. It projects devotion, reflection and thoughfullness. Perfect for Drama, Film and as sound alikes for Lisa Gerrard (Gladiator) vocal style. Female Vocals, Dramatic, Sad Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Sad Music
286595 2:12 Med Slow 80   
30sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
286589 0:33 Med Slow 80   
60sec - Dramatic, Sad Music
286591 1:02 Med Slow 80   
Variation (Reduced Mix / no Vox) - Dramatic, Sad Music
286596 2:12 Med Slow 80   



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