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

Found 421 tracks

An optimistic, uplifting and bright orchestral cue. Starts off a little playfully and grows into a fully orchestrated track of amazement, wanderlust and excitement. Good for fantasy and grand adventures. Available with or without the choir. [Tempo: Medium, Fast, Very fast / 140 BPM]

A quirky, laidback and moderately happy Folk / Americana track. Relaxed, easy-going and wholesome, based on acoustic piano, acoustic guitar and soft pads, with simple percussion. Warm, simple, charming. [Tempo: Medium / 150 BPM]

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]

Chinese Tea Dance, from the Nutcracker Suite by Tchaikovsky. Recorded exclusively for Shockwave-Sound.com by D Hamilton. [Tempo: Medium, Fast]

A jolly, chilled, laid-back and humorous ukelele lead tune perfectly suited for an underscore or background music role, or in scenes involving a sense of comedic irony. A little Spongebob Square Pants under the sea. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 132 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 slower instrumental comedy cue in 3/4 time with strings and marimba! Would work well for reality TV background music, as well as for apps and games. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 175 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 soaring and happy orchestral piece, full of promise and grandeur. Like the start of a great adventure. Positive, uplifting and expectant. A really nice orchestral film score cue for adventure / family movie / westerns, or other "Big Sky" type productions. Slightly playful, a bit celebratory, and very warm. Amazement / Wonderment. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 110 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]

Quirky orchestra and percussion, makes you think of white picket fences and neighbors trying to out do one another. Reminiscent of the music from Desperate Housewives. [Tempo: Medium / 100 BPM]

A semi-classical, cinematic track in a cheeky, staccato, playful sound. Skipping along in 5/8ths rhythm, this piece has a curious and slightly mischievous feel. Good for storytelling, films, childrens / family productions and more. [Tempo: Medium / 68 BPM]

A sweet and feelgood, laid back, piano track with subtle bell. Unpretentious, uncomplicated, light hearted and happy. [Tempo: Medium / 115 BPM]

Effervescent, Whimsical & slightly unhinged. This black comedy chamber music is similar in feel to Tim Burton's Danny Elfman scores. Breaks and interludes can be edited against narrative to create different moods. Portrays happy, mysterious, melancholic and sinister overtones in equal measures. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 90 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]

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]

A quirky and lighthearted track that has a light and fun mood created by kids guitar, whacky flute, crazy clapping and powerful jazzy brass. Starts with a small amount of energy and grows in intensity throughout. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 130 BPM]

A seemingly simple, repeating piano pattern gradually develops over different backing chords, with subtle organ background. Positive, hopeful and bright, with a somewhat nostalgic feel. Played live on an old, upright piano for a genuine, warm, "imperfect" sound. Happy, uncomplicated and a little bit quirky, but also with real depth, this track is good for commercials, film/drama, PSA / Charity appeals, stories about people and our lives, and more. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 100 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]

Frederic Chopin, Mazurka B minor, Op. 33 No. 4. Performed live in studio by renowned concert pianist Vadim Chaimovich, exclusively for Shockwave-Sound.com. [Tempo: Slow, Medium]

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]

A grand and lively orchestral cue, almost fanfare like. Uplifting, amazing and triumphant. A nice cue for the start of an amazing adventure, or a scene of amazing discoveries, happy reunions, the arrival of a great king, or perhaps setting sails for the great sea. Lively, excited, amazed and optimistic. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 120 BPM]

A whimsical, busy and eventful orchestral romp, full of mischief and fun. With a sound and style like Harry Potter soundtrack, this bubbly and lively track will be suitable for silly games, running around, playing around, practical jokes, silly chase scenes, funny creatures and monsters. Playful magic! [Tempo: Fast, Very fast / 164 BPM]

An ominous and mysterious track, that remains innocent, bouncy and fun. Sparse and light instrumentation works well to create a whimsical and quirky mood. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 115 BPM]

Romantic and positive track featuring piano melody, accompanied with chamber orchestra that grows into symphonic, large string ensemble. Very romantic and passionate mood. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 100 BPM]

A quirky, dark and staccato, almost broken-up piece of orchestral fantasy music, inspired by the styles of Tim Burton & Danny Elfman. Playful in a playfully dark, wicked way. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 102 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 ambient piano piece built over a repeating pattern played over ever changing background chords. Performed live on an old, upright piano with subtle synth pads in the background. This track has an almost hypnotic, positive and encouraging feel. Good for film/soundtrack, commercials and stories of ordinary people doing amazing things. The old piano gives the track a warm, nostalgic, charming feel. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 95 BPM]

A repetitive and simple tune with walking pace acoustic guitars, piano, glockenspiel, solo cello and violin to create a reflective but encouraging mood. [Tempo: Slow / 102 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 cheeky, quirky and silly track that creates a warmhearted and fun mood. Some unusual rhythms and instruments help to create a childish and mischievous sound. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 110 BPM]

A grand, excited, and thrilling orchestral cue. Good for action and drama, adventure and fantasy. Despite the name, of course not limited to anything to do with pirates. This can be a great cue for a scene of amazement and wonderment in any action adventure or fantasy movie, perhaps something magical or truly amazing. [Tempo: Fast, Very fast / 140 BPM]

Light / Innocent / Cheeky / Playful / Delightful / Happy / Fun / Soft. Small orchestra soundtrack piece, featuring live performed orchestral instruments, suitable for film and other media. [Tempo: Medium / 112 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]

A very appealing, heartening and uplifting composition with a repeated piano ostinato and soaring, emotive melodies. Rising high, soaring above. Passionate, graceful and inspirational. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 155 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]

A melodic orchestral theme with a percussive, upbeat, and celebratory feel. This piece hearkens back to the cowboy themes of the Golden Age of Hollywood Western movies. The piece would work well as a title track or main theme for a Western themed production, or in a scene featuring celebration or revelry. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 121 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 quirky and curious soundtrack of marimba and light instrumentation. Somewhere between classical and pop; this is a style and sound explored in many film soundtracks. Questioning / Content / Blossoming. [Tempo: Medium / 124 BPM]

Frederic Chopin, Impromptu No. 1 in A flat Major, Op. 29. Performed live in studio by renowned concert pianist Vadim Chaimovich, exclusively for Shockwave-Sound.com. [Tempo: Medium]

A unique and strange, sweet and quirky little track, somewhere between Breakbeat, Chill-out and an adorable film soundtrack. Cute and quirky. Feelgood, in a laid-back way, with a happy vibe. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 74 BPM]

A frantic iced-decaf-soy-caramel latte holding, 2 ton SUV driving soccer mom, who's late for an important meeting at the PTA. [Tempo: Fast / 161 BPM]

A simple, light and cute comedy track made with various light percussion, playful mallets and pizzicato strings. Light / Fun / Playful / Whimsical. [Tempo: Medium / 120 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]

Featuring resonator slide guitar and orchestra, this carefree piece suggests the activities of the average person living in the old West. The piece bubbles with energy and would suit scenes of people going about their business, whether it is work or play. [Tempo: Medium, Fast / 110 BPM]

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