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LONELY BELLS - (by Arthur Schlenger)  Year: 2016
Arthur Schlenger Slow and lonely, a bell-like celeste plays on its own, then accompanied by bass, then cavernous drums for a feeling that echoes solitude and remoteness. An instrumental piece that takes you from loneliness to a slowly building resolution. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813233 3:45 Very Slow 54 USD $192.95  
60sec A (60 Sec Version A) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813230 1:00 Very Slow 54 USD $72.95  
60sec B (60 Sec Version C) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813232 1:00 Very Slow 54 USD $72.95  
30sec A (30 Sec Edit Version B) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813324 0:30 Very Slow 54 USD $46.95  
30sec B (30 Sec Edit Version A) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813228 0:30 Very Slow 54 USD $46.95  
60sec (60 Sec Edit Version B) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813231 1:00 Very Slow 54 USD $72.95  
30sec (30 Sec. Version B) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
813229 0:30 Very Slow 54 USD $46.95  


THE WONDERING GIRL - (by Michael Gaughan)  Year: 2015
Michael Gaughan Ethereal, mysterious and slightly dark. A fragile female vocal overlies a hard hitting bass and drums interspersed with static orchestral strings adding a bare and minimalist atmosphere evocative off loss and wonderment, Film Noir, Hospital scene, tragedy and loneliness, confused isolation. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
726919 2:16 Medium 120 USD $153.95  
Variation (Vocal) - Dramatic, Calm Mellow Music
726937 0:40 Medium 120 USD $51.95  


SECOND CHANCE - (by Paul Carlson)  Year: 2011
Paul Carlson This song starts out soft and thoughtful and builds to an uplifting and positive theme. Features synthesizer, strings and percussion. Great for fantasy, fairy tail, emotionally dramatic scenes or as an underscore. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
493139 1:56 Med Fast 130 USD $118.95  


ACIDIC HEART KNOT - (by Christian Ugenti)  Year: 2015
Christian Ugenti Emotive, piano with airy, distorted drones and artificial synthetic background coming out toward the end with a irresistible climax. Soundalike Nine Inch Nails, Trent Reznor of "The Social Network", suspended and tender scene, hybrid-tech and emotive trailers, social media promo and films. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
728753 2:16 Med Slow 86 USD $176.95  
Variation A (no piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
728751 2:16 Med Slow 86 USD $176.95  
Variation B (piano only) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
728752 2:16 Med Slow 86 USD $176.95  


MULLING OVER HISTORY - (by Per Boysen)  Year: 2015
Per Boysen Melancholic acoustic guitar mood opening for a huge sounding alto flute melody backed up by sweeping cinematic strings. Warm, impressionistic, relaxing with a slightly bold and adventurous feel and a sense of the natural and true. Evoking memories of past loves and a sense of "life's long journey". Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Building up orchestration) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
751168 3:00 Medium 122 USD $234.95  
60sec (Short version, less guitar) - New Age, Contemporary Instr  
751169 1:00 Medium 122 USD $85.95  
30sec (Big Fluffy Flute remix) - Dramatic, Ethereal Music  
751171 0:30 Medium 122 USD $55.95  


AT THE RIVER'S EDGE - (by Dana DiAnda)  Year: 2015
Dana DiAnda Lush dreamy and emotional strings and piano impart a passionate and somewhat dark feeling. The subtle subdued percussion guitar and electronics give the piece a cool detached momentum. Good for scenes of emotion with a touch of darkness or sorrow. Crime scenes, loss, intrigue. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
719871 2:34 Med Slow 88 USD $264.95  
30sec A (Strings and Beat.) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
719872 0:31 Med Slow 88 USD $75.95  
30sec B (Piano and Beat.) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
719873 0:31 Med Slow 88 USD $75.95  
60sec (Strings and Beat.) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
719874 1:01 Med Slow 88 USD $111.95  


AIR OF MYSTIQUE - (by Patrick Best)  Year: 2016
Patrick Best Tension filled atmospheric mystery suspense underscore. Cool underlying groove. Suitable for film, reality TV, documentaries, crime dramas, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
823093 1:40 Med Slow 90 USD $104.95  
30sec (30sec edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
823094 0:30 Med Slow 90 USD $42.95  
15sec (15sec Bumper) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
823095 0:14 Med Slow 90 USD $21.95  
Stinger (Sting) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
823096 0:09 Med Slow 90 USD $21.95  


URBAN NIGHTMARES - (by Nicolas Arnaud)  Year: 2016
Nicolas Arnaud Enigmatic and gloomy beginning. Airy, full of suspense. Investigating a mysterious crime in a grey dystopian urban cityscape. Climaxing in roaring upbeat progressive guitar wall of sounds with edgy drums. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec (Menacing, Lurking, Plotting) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
770061 1:09 Med Slow 80 USD $112.95  


FLAVOURS OF NAKHLA - (by Per Boysen)  Year: 2015
Per Boysen Middle East/Asian inspired music on the Oud-like fretless harp guitar with a cello section made to sound as harsh as a dry desert. Due to some rattle snake like percussion this track may also fit any work dealing with North/South American, Mexican, Canadian projects. Available in different versions, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Middle East, Desert Jazz) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708297 2:51 Medium 111 USD $221.95  
60sec (Still a building intro part) - Middle East, Contemporary Dramatic
708301 1:00 Medium 111 USD $71.95  
30sec (Both melody and Celli theme) - World Fusion, Mid-East World Fusion
708300 0:30 Medium 111 USD $41.95  
15sec (Starting right on theme) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
708299 0:15 Medium 111 USD $26.95  


POMPEI AFTER - (by Guido Gavazzi)  Year: 2015
Guido Gavazzi Unexpectedly, the tragedy has befallen all. Around us only pain and death. Now, despite the loss, you have to get up and start over... We are in the day after! Building and beautiful, mysterious, lush full orchestra. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
741082 2:04 Slow 76 USD $144.95  


EMPTY HALLS - (by Daniel Cullen)  Year: 2010
Daniel Cullen A string orchestra plays a gentle yet slightly ominous and unsettling theme with elements of 'fairground' themes. Suitable for murder mystery and psychological thrillers. Wandering around the empty house looking for clues. Night time fears and worries. Hints of sadness. Memories of grief and loss. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
404659 1:59 Slow 60 USD $89.25  


OFF WORLD - (by Ron Verboom)  Year: 2016
Ron Verboom A hypnotic and spacious piece with piano, strings and modern synths. There is hope for mankind. Together with some electronic elements it tells a story of mystery and suspense. Suitable for scifi, horror film and tv shows. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
794872 3:19 Med Slow 96 USD $256.95  


SNEAKING ABOUT - (by Alastair Cameron)  Year: 2014
Alastair Cameron A somber and sorrowful cello melody is coupled with creeping and sinister pizzicato and bassoon. Murder most demur! Sneaky and cautious. Cat and mouse games, watching, plotting. Dangerous and mysterious. Espionage, dark alleyway, dramedy in the manor. PBS documentary about a madman or an evil killer, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
705622 1:25 Med Fast 145 USD $104.95  


A CHRISTMAS MYSTERY - (by Dan Morrissey)  Year: 2011
Dan Morrissey a dramatic cinematic track full of suspense, excitement, mystery, anticipation & wonder. contains string section and percussion. would suit mystery/christmas/spy/children's projects. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
456104 1:52 Fast 150 USD $141.95  


AMBIENT FLASHBACK - (by Kevin Packard)  Year: 2014
Kevin Packard A mysterious underscore with ambient sounds, string swells, and big perc hits. Eerie, ambient fluid track that would be great as an underscore for a tense but calm, decision-making type scene. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656137 1:56 Slow USD $136.95  
Variation A (No Percussion) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656135 1:56 Slow USD $136.95  
Variation B (Percussion Only) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656136 1:56 Slow USD $136.95  


ANCIENT CITY - (by Kevin Packard)  Year: 2012
Kevin Packard A mysterious track that begins with light percussion. String swells gradually enter joined shortly after by a wood flute. Takes a turn at end. Would work well as underscore for dramatic scene. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656141 1:58 Medium USD $138.95  
Variation A (drums only) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656138 1:58 Medium USD $138.95  
Variation B (no hi percussion) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656139 1:58 Medium USD $138.95  
Variation C (no percussion) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
656140 1:49 Medium USD $128.95  


MEMORY LANE - (by J. Visser)  Year: 2014
J. Visser Soft dramatic composition for electric and acoustic guitar with soft electronics evolving in the background. Reflecting the inner human world of thoughts. Drifting away to various memories in a steady medium tempo composition with easy but intense harmonies and melodies, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
652893 2:36 Med Slow 89 USD $217.95  


QUIET AND TENSE - (by Nicholas Palmer)  Year: 2013
Nicholas Palmer Piano, voice and strings create a mood of fear, tension, mystery and sadness. The musical elements are beautiful and elegant, but the harmonic movement is unsettled and disjointed. USES: unusual landscapes, psychological drama, twisted character, paranormal investigation, past horror images, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Eerie piano and strings) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
730245 1:49 No Tempo USD $166.95  


ASPHALT JUNGLE - (by Sleight)  Year: 2016
Sleight Sharp angular melodic and harmonic elements. Punchy up-front percussion, abstract vocalization, etherial electronics, and earthy piano. Mysterious and slightly ominous. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
807699 2:56 Medium 120 USD $208.95  
Loop - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
807700 2:08 Medium 120 USD $152.95  


JUNGLE 1 - EMOTIONAL - (by Nicholas Palmer)  Year: 2014
Nicholas Palmer A unique track to take you into the wild! The "jungle" elements are drums, percussion and flute, with added piano and synthesized voices. The atmosphere is calm, but pensive and serious. USES: underscore for scenes after a setback, loss or defeat, rejection, lost city or ancient tomb exploration, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Flute, drums and piano angst) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
728863 1:11 Slow 60 USD $113.95  
Variation (With audio compression) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
728864 1:11 Slow 60 USD $113.95  


RED DESERT - (by Mott Jordan)  Year: 2016
Mott Jordan A somber track with slightly ominous overtones. This has a retro-cinema vibe which would match nicely with scenes of 1950s era European film-noir or black & white cinema verité; or walking the narrow streets of Marrakech, a flyover of desert mountains, camel caravans, ancient ruins, dusty catacombs. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track (Full Track) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
834569 2:06 Medium 106 USD $124.95  
30sec (30 Second Edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
834566 0:32 Medium 106 USD $45.95  
60sec (60 Second Edit) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
834568 1:01 Medium 106 USD $65.95  
Stinger (Long Stinger Underscore) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
834565 0:23 Medium 106 USD $26.95  
Loop (Four Bar Loop) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
834567 0:10 Medium 106 USD $11.95  


FOLLOWING YOUR FOOTPRINTS - (by Alan Lambton)  Year: 2014
Alan Lambton Gone - but unforgettable. Places you used to go full of memories. Remorse - could I have done more? E. Piano figure with gentle Strings becomes more fervent with Kit and Bass. Flute and Recorder melody is interrupted by cries from Electric Guitar. Ideal track for scenes of remorse, grief and loss. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
667665 1:48 Slow 72 USD $116.95  


INNER WORLDS - (by Clive Lukover)  Year: 2014
Clive Lukover Calm delicate piano and strings with a hint of tension and anticipation that gradually grows to a climax and resolves at the end with a positive vibe. Ideal for TV tension moments, drama and documentary. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
653231 1:50 Med Fast 114 USD $67.95  
Variation A (No Cello) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
653232 1:50 Med Fast 114 USD $67.95  
Variation B (Solo Piano) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
653233 1:50 Med Fast 114 USD $67.95  


CRESCENDO STINGOUT 02 - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Quirky dramatic crescendo buildup stinger with a sleuth feel, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
15sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725760 0:18 Slow USD $36.95  


MEMORY STREET - (by Guido Gavazzi)  Year: 2016
Guido Gavazzi Melodic, intimate and cinematic, it makes you dream of beautiful and romantic. A bit melancholic but also great for documentary, corporate website or video. Pretty and gentle, tenderly wistful, sweetly whiling away time with innocent pastimes. Bell, pad and soft drums, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
825330 1:14 Slow 66 USD $89.95  


SATIE - (by Sleight)  Year: 2016
Sleight Minimal atmospheric piano solo reminiscent of French Impressionist Erik Satie, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
786074 1:26 Med Slow 102 USD $108.95  


ECHOES FROM THE EAST - (by Anton Atom)  Year: 2014
Anton Atom Rippling shimmering atmospheric synthesizers and tremolando Saz accompanied by hits of big percussion. Summons locations Middle Eastern Eastern European and Oriental. Dramatic in style it is suited to film, documentary, games and apps. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
685042 2:13 Medium 115 USD $190.95  
30sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
685040 0:30 Medium 115 USD $59.95  
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
685041 1:00 Medium 115 USD $87.95  


TUMBLEWEED - (by David Hollandsworth)  Year: 2014
David Hollandsworth Country tension with acoustic guitar conveying mysterious feel, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
725732 1:28 Slow 65 USD $114.95  


CELLOTRONICS 1 (SUPPLICATION) - (by Entropik)  Year: 2008
Entropik Loop based electronica in the style of Bob Fripp replacing guitar with treated cello as lead instrument. This ambient track creates an intensely strange and unsettling soundscape and offers a perfect backdrop for scenes portraying drug-induced states, strange nightmares or dark emotions. Horror, Instrumental, Science Fiction, Ambient Soundscape
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Science Fiction, Ambient Soundscape
318500 1:35 Slow 60 USD $74.66  
30sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
405660 0:30 Medium USD $22.46  
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Hypnotic
405661 0:59 Medium USD $33.26  


UNDERNEATH - (by Adrian Haene)  Year: 2014
Adrian Haene A suspicious and mystical track with scattered, subtle rhythms, a drone like pad, and occasional piano / acoustic guitar. Mystery and intrigue. Investigation, analytics, intelligence. Pensive / thoughtful. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707534 2:11 Med Slow 100 USD $188.95  
Loop A - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707531 0:39 Med Slow 100 USD $62.95  
Loop B - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707530 0:29 Med Slow 100 USD $58.95  
Loop C - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707532 0:34 Med Slow 100 USD $59.95  
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707529 1:00 Med Slow 100 USD $88.95  
Variation (Underscore version) - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707533 2:11 Med Slow 100 USD $188.95  
30sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
707528 0:30 Med Slow 100 USD $58.95  


MISPLACED (LOSS) - (by Alan Lambton)  Year: 2014
Alan Lambton About complete loss. Starts with thoughts that things might not be that bad, but nothing can be done to restore the situation, and any hope is short-lived as the reality takes hold. E. Piano theme becomes Requiem-like as Strings, Piano and Choir take over. Hopeful Piano, then back to reality, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
691410 1:58 Slow 68 USD $63.95  


THE AWAKENING - (by Michael Kobayashi)  Year: 2014
Michael Kobayashi The creature is slowly awakening from years of sleep to cause havoc once again. There is a slow beauty as it slowly comes out of it's cocoon. This track is filled with layered guitars, string instruments and swirling synths It is perfect for sci fi, and horror film and television cues. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy  
695126 1:59 Slow 75 USD $125.95  


WAIT FOR IT (DRAMATIC SUSPENSE) - (by Stan Erbrink)  Year: 2015
Stan Erbrink Dark, dramatic piano/guitar theme with a suspenseful yet hopeful touch. Features real instruments (acoustic guitar and grand piano) and minimal atmospheric synth pads. Very appropriate for web videos, drama tv-series or serious infomercials about dramatic events/disasters. Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
738842 2:03 Slow 72 USD $170.95  


THE UNKNOWN FUTURE - (by J. Visser)  Year: 2014
J. Visser Dramatic compostion for orchestra. Tragic and with slightly bitter feeling the dramatic harmonies are played by the strings and brass together with a steady percussion and staccato violins, Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
Full Track - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
652900 1:32 Med Slow 89 USD $138.95  


GLITCHY COUNTDOWN - (by Krisztian Vass)  Year: 2014
Krisztian Vass Instrumental, Dramatic, Calm Edgy
Type Play Track Info Catalog ID Min:Sec Tempo & BPM Price Control
60sec - Dramatic, Calm Edgy
685701 1:02 Med Fast 147 USD $55.95  


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