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Genre: Film & Soundtrack: Happy, Playful, Lighthearted, Whimsical cinematic music

Found 412 tracks

This warm and uplifting piece conveys a sense of community and peace. The track would work in scenes where people stand together or help one another, such as at a Sunday service or raising a barn. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 80 BPM]

Full of hope and reflection. This delicate arrangement of strings, electric guitar, piano and percussion mimics a quiet yet active flowing brook. Excitement and anticipation builds later in the track [Tempo: Medium / 91 BPM]

A pretty and quaint, graceful and very slightly playful, neo-classical track based on piano and strings, with subtle acoustic guitar. Light and bright, but also with an emotional side. [Tempo: Medium / 136 BPM]

Piano in the style of Thomas Newman (American Beauty, Lemony Snicket, Finding Nemo, Wall-E). Feels like running, perfect for a montage, or about kids. Could also work well for hi tech or biotech companies, as it has a feeling of motion and discovery. [Tempo: Medium / 148 BPM]

Fun mischievous orchestral piece full of light-hearted delighted trickery. Would suit fun horror projects. Has that happy/creepy Sorcerer's Apprentice/Nightmare at Christmas/Scooby Doo haunted fairground /don't look behind you vibe to it. [Tempo: Slow / 68 BPM]

Mozart Piano Sonata in C Major (K545), Movement 1. Recorded exclusively for Shockwave-Sound.com by D Hamilton. [Tempo: Medium]

A bright, uplifting & heart warming melody with the feel of an independent comedy drama or children’s animated feature. Orchestration adds humour and a sense of fun & a longing cello line adds a tinge of melancholy. Calming & buoyant with a quirky, positive outlook. [Tempo: Medium / 80 BPM]

Featuring a gliding slide guitar over an orchestral backdrop, this piece suggests the beginning of a new day in the old West. The piece crescendos into a climax at the end, evoking the sun rising to its apex or the bustling of a newly awoken town on the frontier. The piece could also support scenes of a wide range of human activity in the old West. [Tempo: Slow]

A catchy hook & dynamic beats make this track a suitable bed for business, technology & science based audio/visual projects. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 148 BPM]

A jazzy, upbeat and positive underscore in the style of a 30's or 40's 'how to' film. A fun and catchy clarinet melody is complemented with solos on the piano, trombone and trumpet. [Tempo: Fast / 169 BPM]

Dramatic indecision is at the heart of this marimba, pizzicato string based piece. A feeling of resignation to an unfolding reality is also palpable. The rest of the arrangement consists of vibraphone, acoustic bass, drums, claps, and shaker. Great cue for drama or comedy themes. [Tempo: Medium / 109 BPM]

A cheeky and fun orchestral soundtrack led by pizzicato strings and clarinet. Light and fluffy, with a slightly vintage or 1940's orchestra feel. [Tempo: Medium / 111 BPM]

A simple, innovative, thought provoking, cute, playful, and catchy. It designed with the purpose of bringing attention not to itself but to work hand in hand with your message, you spot, your idea. The melody itself symbolizes “great ideas”. Your customers and audience will really feel and remember what your commercial is about. The music is intended to motivate your audience and make them feel optimistic, trusted, and be positive about your product or service. [Tempo: Fast / 126 BPM]

Cutting edge collides with traditional sounds in this glitchy, dreamlike fusion of styles. Old meets new. Quirky. charming & poignant, it would suit science & technology, green issues, environment and modern drama. Similar in instrumentation and mood to the Dream Valley Music tracks, Speed of Night, Metallic Wasteland and Grace & Harmony. Please note: This track features deliberate digital glitches, odd scratchy sound effects. This is for effect, is done on purpose, and is not an error or problem with the file. A "no glitches" version is also available if you prefer it clean. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 75 BPM]

Delicate, tiny, magical, dreamy & atmospheric ambient track using kalimba and xylophone. Moody, delightful, wondrous, fragile, quiet, fun, light, intriguing and full of mystery, anticipation & character. Would suit science / nature / dramatic / romantic / children's / cinematic type projects. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 71 BPM]

A track reminiscent in sound and style to Lemony Snickett's "A Series of Unfortunate Events" by Danny Elfman. Strange and unusual sounding mandolin creates an ominous mood that is kept warm and friendly by other instruments including harp, bass guitar, stomping and clapping, celesta and strings. [Tempo: Medium / 130 BPM]

Positive, light and happy acoustic track that gradually builds throughout. Features mandolin, acoustic guitar, marimba, piano, percussion and strings creating a smooth, organic and friendly sound great for advertising, corporate, quirky romance, family and kids. [Tempo: Medium / 100 BPM]

Semi-orchestral, neo classical track with a sense of expectation, something stirring, something coming this way. A very cinematic and inspiring track that gives the listener a sense of something happening, a story unfolding, a new thing arriving. Positive and developing. [Tempo: Medium / 98 BPM]

Minimalist and quirky tune, good for accomplishments and thinking outside the box subjects. Intimate and emotional, yet with a strong "doers" aura. Minimal, Minimalist, Motivational, Optimistic, Corporate, Advertising. Also good for Culture / Art / Installations / Technology / Innovation / New Ideas. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 78 BPM]

Celebratory, explorative, triumphant, anticipation. Suggests embarking on a journey, joyful triumph over struggle, quick/festive motion, or angelic exultation. Full orchestra, choir, world and western percussion. [Tempo: Medium, Fast]

A happy, simple tune with ukulele and xylophone. Acoustic guitar and toy piano join in from about 30 seconds. Uncomplicated, happy, nave, feelgood. Bright and quirky. [Tempo: Medium / 164 BPM]

Classical piano composition; playful, happy, light and busy. For films / cultural / historical / special interest projects; also good for childrens TV etc. [Tempo: Fast]

A cinematic orchestral piece inspired by nursery rhymes and bedtime stories. It has a magical, fable-like quality that could set the stage for an amazing story. The piece has a childlike innocence that suits it particularly well to childhood settings and characters. [Tempo: Medium / 100 BPM]

A stately and classy neo-classical / film-score track with a sense of honour, elegance and pride. Regal / Uplifting / Celebratory / Heroic / Wonderment. [Tempo: Medium / 175 BPM]

A fun and unique sounding quirky little track that is very innocent and playful. Kids guitar mixed with flowing woodwinds and loads of unusual percussion provide a warm and relaxed mood. [Tempo: Medium / 105 BPM]

Beaty, fun, electronic track mixing synths, piano, organ and drum machines. Lively, motivating and with great forward momentum and energy. [Tempo: Medium / 80 BPM]

A fun and cheeky orchestral piece with a mischievous, child-like feel. A slight sense of mystery and curiosity. Wood blocks with light orchestra and piano. [Tempo: Medium / 160 BPM]

Music for adventure, storytelling and celebration. An upbeat theme with a slightly whimsical feel. Could be used for scenes of play, general community life, or a happy event. Positive / Bright. [Tempo: Medium / 120 BPM]

A complex and evolving film score piece. Starts off lightly and playful, then develops into a more epic, heavenly, amazed/wondrous orchestral suite. Very cinematic, emotional. Fantasy / Fantastic. Changing between a light and whimsical waltz/dance and the awe inspiring, angelic. Miracles, amazing stories, and more. Good for drama, film/story. [Tempo: Slow / 62 BPM]

A transparent and graceful track with a sense of belonging, warmth and contemplation. Hopeful / Comforting / Gently optimistic. [Tempo: Medium / 100 BPM]

A bright and exciting "big sky" type adventure track. Suitable for westerns, swashbuckling pirates, grand adventures, knights in shining armor, new and exciting possibilities and unforgettable moments. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 141 BPM]

A warm and relaxing ambient electronic piece, with a gentle but mystical overall vibe. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 149 BPM]

A busy, whimsical and mischievous orchestral cue. Playful, but a bit naughty or evil. Good energy level. A fun, filmscore, orchestral romp! Inspired by Tim Burton / Danny Elfman. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 161 BPM]

This marimba based cue is tender, hopeful, and curious. It moves between degrees of positivity and drama with fluid grace. The piano melody is supported by an arrangement of bells, pizzicato strings, arpeggiated synthesizer, pad, bass, shakers, light percussion and drums. Perfect for commercials, dramedy, relationship themes, cooking and travel. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 137 BPM]

This is a cute, innocent track that tells a whimsical story in 30 seconds. Use it as an underscore for light stories with a touch of comedy , fantasy, or adventure. [Tempo: Medium / 109 BPM]

An epic cue with a strong melody in the woodwind and upper string instruments which gives this song a tremendous feel of happiness and joy, with the introduction of the percussion and the rest of the orchestra throughout the song if gives the cue an strong conclusion. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 133 BPM]

Minimalist synth and light orchestral music, consisting of intertwined repetitive motifs. Builds up some confidence and curiosity throughout the track. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 120 BPM]

Calm, hopeful piano track. Positive but also thoughful. Thrusting parts alternate with calm parts [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 85 BPM]

An upbeat and glorious cinematic main theme a-la John Williams or Danny Elfman. Positive, curious, and somewhat playful while also flowing and emotive. Feels like flying or moving at speed. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 140 BPM]

An upbeat, playful and lighthearted track with pizzicato strings and a range of fun and quirky instruments. Slightly mysterious with a very small sinister undertone. [Tempo: Medium / 120 BPM]

Classic film soundtrack sound. A grand, bright and spirited orchestral film score. Big Sky feel, wide open landscapes or a busy, bustling city life. Great for family movie, classic Western or animated movie productions. Grand / Fun / Lively / Optimistic. (A note about the version described as 'Stage Mix': This version is recorded with the reverb/ambiance of a concert hall, making it sound somewhat more 'distant' from the listener and, some would say, more 'live') [Tempo: Fast / 136 BPM]

A little bit spooky but mostly playful, this TV/film score track has a "sneaky" feel and is a bit cheeky. Like little detective, or someone planning a prank, perhaps. A little bit similar to some of the music in Desperate Housewives. Tip-toe'ing. [Tempo: Medium / 95 BPM]

With a bright & jaunty skip in the step, this mischievous romp pays homage to the golden age of whacky comedy film scores while still remaining ironic & contemporary sounding. The memorable hookline makes it a fun motif for radio & TV ads, cartoons, short films & games. Similar in style & sentiment to Elliot Simons’ ‘An Unfortunate Incident’, ‘Another Working Day’ and ‘A Midnight Symphony’. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 112 BPM]

A quirky, light hearted and upbeat track featuring piano, acoustic guitar, strings and bells. Creates a very warm hearted, positive and feel good mood. [Tempo: Medium / 80 BPM]

This is a cute, innocent track that tells a whimsical story in 30 seconds. Use it as an underscore for light stories with a touch of comedy , fantasy, or adventure. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 120 BPM]

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