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Cartoon Orchestral Retro


Retro orchestral music for cartoons, exemplary of the music used in classic cartoons from the 1950s and 1960s, including cartoons from Warner Bros., Hanna-Barbera and similar cartoon production companies.


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DANGER DANGER - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Cartoon comedy cue suggesting something serious has gone wrong. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407806 0:09 Med Slow 93   


CARTOON CHASE SEQUENCE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Absolute classic, dramatic cartoon chase scene recorded with live orchestral instrumentation. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407782 0:25 Very Fast 173   


GETTING NOWHERE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic cartoon cue with live orchestal instrumentation. Where are we running to! Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407803 0:10 Very Fast 180   


CHASER LOOP - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Syncopated classic guitar cue. Gives the sense of a crazy chase scene. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407798 0:12 Very Fast 93   


LITTLE JOKEY POKEY - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic comedy cartoon cue. Unsuccesful attempt, loser! Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407808 0:11 No Tempo   


HERE IT COMES - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Electronic Dance Track, Anthony James, Andrew White, Instrumental, Dance, House music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dance, House music  
407508 2:01 Very Fast 173   
30sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407812 0:30 Very Fast 173   
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407813 0:10 Very Fast 173   
Sweep - Comedy, Comedy Orchestral  
407778 0:19 Very Fast 173   


BUILDING CONFUSION - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon Chase Scene with live orchestral instrumentation, Think Tom and Jerry. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Ident - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407779 0:09 Med Fast 138   


UP & AT 'EM - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon Cue, exotica, luxotica international spy schtick track, kitschy and campy, perfect for cartoon superhero productions ala Incredibles, by Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407829 0:52 Med Fast 142   


JOKES ON YOU! - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic cartoon string cue. Gives the sense of failure... HOWEVER used in the right way an be a sexy cue! Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407793 0:11 No Tempo   


BIDDLY TOON (EXTENDED MAIN THEME) - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Fast, quirky silly music for animation and slapstick type comedy skits and shows. Warner Bros. Looney Tunes, Jay Ward's Rocky and Bullwinkle, and similar type cartoons and comic book characters, off the wall and zany humor. Classic Cartoon Cue, Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407831 0:19 Very Fast 173   
Variation A - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407830 0:19 Very Fast 173   
Variation B (Underscore) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407832 0:20 Medium 128   


THE POOL IS EMPTY! - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon sting. Shock.... seen something really scary or skidding to a stop at the edge of a cliff! Live orchestral instrumentation. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407783 0:09 Med Fast 142   


BRIGHT IDEA! - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Xylophone Cue. Gives the impression of having a clever idea! Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407800 0:08 No Tempo   


SNOOPING AROUND - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Creepy classic cartoon cue with strings. Plucked live strings creates a creepy atmosphere with the impression of tip-toeing with danger all around. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407814 0:38 Very Slow 138   


BUILD AND STOP - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic cartoon string cue. A slow build to stop to give a medium tension with live strings and snare. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407799 0:08 Medium   


COME ON DOWN! - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Hot spicy swinging big band Jazz with smoking hot sax and the sweetest brass you've ever heard! Great for 1940's/1950's film and TV productions and commercials, gangsters, good times, jazz clubs, live jazz, by Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
438031 0:39 Very Fast 244   


MINI TOON TUNE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon Cue, think Disney. Great energy, fun and feelgood. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407823 0:19 Med Slow 87   


CATCHING UP - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic string cue. Crazy chase like running around a roundabout with live strings. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407797 0:10 Very Fast 80   


TIPPY TOEING - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon Cue, Plucked strings on Violin and Cello create a Cartoon spooky hide and seek feel. Classic! Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407824 0:32 Slow 78   


SHOW'S OVER - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Big time show classic cartoon end of show cue with full live orchestral orchestration. Also has a Saturday night prime time TV show feel! Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407826 0:19 Fast 163   


WHAT THE...!! - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic cartoon string cue..... gives the feel of tension. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Ident - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407795 0:08 Med Slow   


IT WAS HORRRIIDD!!! - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon Cue. Building sense of terror with frantic live strings building the tension. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Bed - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407792 0:25 Med Slow 81   


CHASING AROUND THE HOUSE - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Dramatic Classic Cartoon Chase Scene with live orchestral intrumentation. Think Tom and Jerry., Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Ident - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407781 0:11 Fast 93   


OF DWARFS AND RABBITS - (by MX47)  Year: 2009
MX47 Modern classical fantasia reflecting the joys and wonders of childhood in the style of Disney. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
354477 2:59 Med Slow   


BUILDING CONFUSION (LIGHTER) - (by Music Candy)  Year: 2009
Music Candy Classic Cartoon Chase Scene with live orchestral instrumentation, Think Tom and Jerry. Anthony James, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Ident - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
407780 0:09 Med Fast 135   


TOONIVERSE - (by Sergiu Muresan)  Year: 2013
Sergiu Muresan Eerie glockenspiel, haunting theremin and playful orchestra section make for a quirky, funny and just a little bit spooky track, ideal for children's Halloween program, video games, cartoons and film. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Can be used as loop too) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
753236 1:31 Med Slow 85   
Variation (Dreamy short version) - Horror, Halloween Whimsical  
753235 0:46 Med Slow 85   


CARTOON TRACK 1 - (by Markus Bravo)
Markus Bravo Cartoon, giggles, hilarious, whistles boing boings, playful. Lovely retro music for 1930s, 1940s, 1950s carnival, circus or amusement park rides. Toy embed, kids commercials. Goofy silly funny and loopable, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
40341 0:29 Slow 75   


THE PRINCE - (by Big Sound Music)  Year: 2005
Big Sound Music Comedic grandeur. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
212563 0:32 Medium 120   
15sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
213086 0:17 Medium 121   
Stinger - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
213087 0:09 Medium   


NOT QUITE RIGHT (MAIN MIX) - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2009
Alec Makinson Quirky, eccentric & whimsica, yet a little creepy. Light orchestral featuring pizzicato strings, clarinet and celeste. Opens with steady stealth-like movement to faster middle section, then returning to original tempo. Perfect for productions from comedy to reality TV. Main mix, u/s, 60, 60b, 30, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (main version) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
356596 2:01 Med Slow 100   
60sec (60 sec full mix) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
356605 1:03 Med Slow 100   
30sec (30 sec full mix) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
356606 0:32 Med Slow 100   
Variation (underscore) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
356597 2:01 Med Slow 100   
60sec (faster movement) - Cartoon, Orchestral Contemporary
356599 1:02 Med Slow 100   


JOLLY HOCKEY STICKS (MAIN) - (by Alec Makinson)  Year: 2014
Alec Makinson Nostalgic, whimsical & fluffy 1950's style theme. Full of warmth, movement & humour, from playful kittens to comic activity, bursting with hustle & bustle and no mistaking. Features strings, pizzicato, xylophone & bassoon. Great for reality TV, cinema, clowning, comedy & fun. Instrumental, Dramatic, Whimsical Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (main mix) - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
696544 1:38 Med Fast 140   
60sec (60sec light mix) - Dramatic, Whimsical Music
696553 1:00 Med Fast 140   
30sec (30sec light mix) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
696561 0:30 Med Fast 140   
60sec (60sec full mix) - Cartoon, Orchestral Contemporary
696552 1:00 Med Fast 140   
Variation (Light Strings mix) - Comedy, Comedy Classical
696550 1:38 Med Fast 140   
30sec (30sec full mix) - Comedy, Comedy Orchestral
696563 0:31 Med Fast 140   


PIZZICATO MISCHIEF - 15 SECOND - (by Art Munson)  Year: 2013
Art Munson A bit of mischievous Gershwin featuring pizzicato strings, marimba and woodwinds. Fun and campy orchestral cue that would work well for a comedy like Desperate Housewives, Ugly Betty, The Middle, Wilfred, or any rom com. Also the Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon or kid shows. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
606424 0:16 Med Fast 130   


SCATTER BRAINS - (by Alan Fagan)  Year: 2013
Alan Fagan A fun cartoon cue with multiple alt mixes, loops and stings available. Seamless loops are perfect for game play. Similar to Angry Birds music. Funny chase scene, botched robbery, humorous underscore. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
10 Mixes Available
604653 0:44 Fast 120   


GNOME'S MARCH - (by Alain Debaisieux)  Year: 2015
Alain Debaisieux Classical fantasia reflecting the joys and wonders of childhood in the style of Disney. This cue starts in minor mode with light bassoon and cello pizza, ending in major mode, building up with full march band and whistling. Perfect to evoke a pain or hesitant situation followed by a happy end. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
731880 1:12 Med Slow 113   
Variation - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
731879 0:39 Med Slow 113   
30sec - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
731878 0:31 Med Slow 113   


DOWN TO THE WOODS - (by Colin Willsher)  Year: 2007
Colin Willsher Down To The Woods - A children's animation-style piece in the same vein as Teddy Bear's Picnic. Bassoon, clarinet and pizzicato strings combine to create a feel of skipping or creeping around on tiptoes. Video Games, Children's Cartoons & other productions, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
252206 1:43 Med Slow 100   


CLOWN RACE - (by Alan Fagan)  Year: 2014
Alan Fagan Here is a fast, frantic, zany, 60 second cartoon cue with multiple loops and stings available. Perfect for video or app game play. Similar to Angry Birds music. Crazy clowns competing, circus music, humorous chase scene, hustle and bustle, time lapse video, hilarious funniest home video, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
20 Mixes Available
650041 1:01 Fast 144   


FLIGHT OF THE XYLOPHONE - (by A-P-M Productions)  Year: 2014
A-P-M Productions Comedic arrangement of 'Flight of the Bumblebee', for a small jazz ensemble with some additional quirky instruments. Sounds a bit like the 'Itchy and Scratchy' theme from The Simpsons. Very famous melody, useful for scenes where a character is in a hurry or juggling multiple tasks. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro, Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
700680 1:48 Very Fast 172   


HARE ON THE G-STRING (FX) - (by RLC Music)
RLC Music Classic cartoon music reminiscent of Carl Stalling's underscores for Looney Tunes / Warner Bros. Think Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety. Sylvester, Wile E. Coyote and Road Runner. Amusing, energetic and slapstick. Great for cartoons, comedies, animations, children's projects, videos and games. Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
9 Mixes Available  
429950 1:42 Medium 120   


WHEN CARTOONS SNEAK - (by Tony Diana)  Year: 2011
Tony Diana classic cartoon sneak music with a full orchestra and exactly what expect to hear bouncy slow sneaking violins and oboes broken up by sliding xylophones great for cartoons and comedies, Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
449821 1:53 Med Slow 84   


UH-OH! - (by Western Horizon Productions)  Year: 2012
Western Horizon Productions A wah-wah trumpet is used to deliver an old-time musical cue when something doesn't quite work out as planned... Instrumental, Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Stinger (comic musical sound effect) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro
553404 0:05 Fast 150   


THE FOXY MARCH - (by RLC Music)
RLC Music 20th Century Foxy presents 'The Foxy March'. Uptempo, fun and comedic orchestral march featuring pizzicato strings, bassoon, orchestral drums and trumpets. Perfect for comedy, cartoons, circuses, carnivals, children's productions and humorous 30 sec spots. Instrumental, Circus, Circus Music
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
30sec (30 Sec Edit) - Circus, Circus Music  
501697 0:31 Medium 121   
Stinger (5 Sec Edit) - Cartoon, Cartoon Orchestral Retro  
501701 0:06 Medium 121   
15sec (15 Sec Edit) - Comedy, Comedy Orchestral  
501699 0:16 Medium 121   


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