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Genre: Film & Soundtrack: Sad, Sorrowful, Wistful, Regretful underscores

Found 636 tracks

An introspective, haunting, film / drama score with a sense of loss, longing and desolation. Cold and dejected. Use for Drama, History, Storytelling. Perhaps true stories, courtroom drama. [Tempo: Slow / 88 BPM]

A very dark and dramatic orchestral adventure / fantasy cue. Sweeping strings with dark horns, chord progressions that bring us a sense of amazement and awe. Something mysterious and perhaps magical. A great soundtrack for epic adventures. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow, Medium]

A sad, heartfelt string atmosphere that is ideal for evoking a tender, dramatic ambience. Live and sensitive performance with a sweet expressive melody and a melancholic, passionate arrangement that pulls at the heartstrings. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

The track starts with solo female vocalizations lamenting over classical acoustic guitars and mandolins, and builds up to a pompous choir and orchestra solemn procession. Good for a huge funeral scene, with lots of people crowding up the streets to give a last goodbye to an idol, politician, etc. [Tempo: Very slow / 55 BPM]

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Slow, beautiful, peaceful filmic piece led by soft, hypnotic piano chords, sparse guitar melodies and drenched in atmospheric, smoke-like pads. Steady electronic beat comes in at 01:32. Very moody, dreamy, with an air of thoughtful melancholy to it. Makes you sit back and think about your childhood days and how things used to be, about life, the universe. [Tempo: Slow / 125 BPM]

This is a very emotional cinematic composition. Peaceful and slightly melancholic beginning building up to the very dramatic and sensational middle part with a very epic powerful orchestra and grand piano passages, and then going back to the first part. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow, Medium / 85 BPM]

An orchestral cue depicting struggle, turmoil or despair. Sweeping and full of beauty and amazement, but also dark and sorrowful. Perhaps a heavy loss, a desperate situation or a difficult farewell? [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 100 BPM]

Dramatic and dark solo piano composition. Tragic but beautiful music full of nostalgia and dramatism about the memories of the past, reminscence of lost loved ones. This emotional composition can greatly enhance dramatic trailers, films, documentaries and videos. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 62 BPM]

A sad but hopeful piano is accompanied by strings and marimba. In the style of Thomas Newman (American Beauty, Finding Nemo) but with a modern twist. An urban beat comes in later to give a sense of momentum, and big percussion builds the intensity. Perfect for a documentary about the streets, or a scene pondering the outcomes of tough decisions, reflecting on decisions made. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 129 BPM]

Movie and TV underscore. A dark and gentle melancholy theme with slight moments of hope. Piano arpeggios, beautiful melody on cello with subtle electronic percussion and synth pad. A haunting, tender and dreamy soundtrack for contemporary film. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 68 BPM]

Sad and reflective Middle Eastern track featuring qanun accompanied by electric cello and duduk. Great for drama, tragedy etc. Refugees, tragedy, solemn. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Guitar, piano and deep strings are melancholy yet powerful. Very evocative love theme. Full of regret, remorse and perhaps an unrequited love. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 100 BPM]

A slow and emotional orchestral piece with peaceful yet sorrowful emotional touch. Cinematic and engaging. Think Lord of the Rings. [Tempo: Slow / 97 BPM]

Heroic and propulsive orchestra with drums. Great for pushing a scene along, whether it be a motivational video, montage in a film, or documentary about beating the odds. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 149 BPM]

Inspiring, imaginative and reflective music track with a dreamy touch. Emotional and creative composition with a sense of wonder and yearning. Peaceful, soft and calm. [Tempo: Slow / 105 BPM]

Dark fantasy music piece featuring piano, cello, harpsichord and french horns. Ancient mystery, dark magic, deep adventure, tragedy, history. Highly suitable for drama, documentary, dark fantasy game, etc. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 100 BPM]

Emotional and mysterious cinematic composition with haunting piano melodies accompanied by solo cello phrases and orchestral strings. Good for trailers, drama and suspense genre movies, documentaries and more. [Tempo: Slow / 75 BPM]

Slow, tranquil, cinematic, serene, calm, sedate, sublime, quiet, reflective, dreamy & introspective piano piece with spacious, ethereal effects. Small, serene, contemplative and simple. Would suit nostalgic / romantic / dramatic / historic / documentary type projects. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 97 BPM]

A dramatic, orchestral piece. It's theme varies in transitioned formats and evolves from a melancholic drama sound to a "war march" genre of orchestral music. Its progressive rhythm and heavy percussion makes it good for action, and its melancholic and twisted violin solo brings back the emotion on it's opening and ending theme. [Tempo: Slow, Fast]

Cinematic piece composed with an experimental approach, E-piano and orchestral strings accompanied by contemporary drums and sound effects, escalating to the intense part with the choir and full orchestra, percussion instruments are coming in near the ending of the track, before fading out. This composition will work great in film trailers, cinematic openers, dramatic action movie scores, futuristic videos, documentaries, sci-fi and other emotional videos. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 83 BPM]

Flowing guitar with strings, soft piano and percussion paints a picture of a small village of oppressed people. There's hope for them yet though, as they break free from their bonds and embrace a better life. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 80 BPM]

Motivational acoustic pop piece, with positive strings, uplifting piano & acoustic guitar. The track builds in energy throughout, which creates a feeling of increasing pride and positivity. [Tempo: Medium / 135 BPM]

A simple and very moving peace played by piano with very light synth backing to add a little bit of ambience. The track keeps at a steady pace and mood so makes it easy to slot into any scene that has a sad or reflective mood, with or without dialogue. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Somber, heartfelt, mournful, yet cautiously hopeful underscore. Explores the contrast between experiencing grave sorrow, uncertainty, or loss and being comforted. Piano-forward, strings and choir. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

A solemn and mournful melody sung by a boys choir, underscoring the death of a man's brother. An Irish flute replaces the boys choir in the alternative version. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 48 BPM]

Slow, peaceful and very beautiful ambient track. Soft piano combines with spacey synth pads and lush, pensive strings to create a sad anthemic piece in remembrance of the fallen. [Tempo: Slow / 60 BPM]

This is a cinematic composition with an Eastern European motif. Dark piano accompaniment with Duduk melodies. Great for films and videos with an eastern vibe. [Tempo: Slow / 70 BPM]

Piano, marimba and strings play a sweet melody that builds throughout the track. Upbeat yet reflective, like a scene where someone has moved on from a low point in their life and is now looking forward to what the future holds. [Tempo: Medium / 85 BPM]

Trumpet and mellow / melancholic electric piano with upright bass. Moody jazz. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Emotional and melancholic solo piano composition. Loneliness and romantic feeling, passionate piano performance great for films and videos, lyrical track with touching melodies and thoughtful themes. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Deep and Emotional piano track full of drama and tragedy. Listening to this track brings to imagination the images of lost love, old memories, loneliness, pain, sorrow and sadness. Performed live on Grand piano and suitable for films, documentaries, films and videos. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

A beautiful, warm piano with vibrato laden violin, viola and cello and contrabass. You can literally hear the strings crying their passion in this piece of music! Good for romance and to highlight true beauty within any scene. This could also be used in a nostalgic way to highlight a beautiful life had by someone who has passed away. [Tempo: Slow / 102 BPM]

Tender and delicate, fragile, with acoustic guitar and soprano sax. Regretful, sad, longing, sorrowful. Loneliness, hurt. Also available in a version with only the acoustic guitar, without the soprano sax. [Tempo: Slow / 113 BPM]

A piece of celtic music that dramatically illustrates the culture and the beauty of this area of the world - while the music describes a possible conflict that has been going on for a long time - there is always a sound of hope within. Celtic flutes soar along with lush soundscapes. Would work well in travel shows or stories in Ireland or Scotland. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

A solo female voice hums a love theme in a slow, solemn manner. The style of singing generates a heart-breaking ambience that also still has an air of romanticism about it. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

A melancholic, tender, solo piano piece. Warm, comforting, soothing. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 49 BPM]

Mysterious, dark and ethereal cinematic track with pianos, dreamy pads and sound effects create a mystical atmosphere. Good for movies, documentaries and more. [Tempo: Slow / 80 BPM]

A beautiful version of the famous Beethoven piano piece, Moonlight Sonata. An alternative version "with pedal noises" is also available, where the natural sound of the piano's food pedal has been included in the recording. Recorded exclusively for Shockwave-Sound.com by D Hamilton. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Deep, emotional underscore with Piano, Acoustic Guitar and Strings. Bring tears to viewers eyes, tug their heartstrings, inspire them and lose them in a world of wonder. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 85 BPM]

Dramatic, emotional and romantic solo piano piece that evokes the feelings of loss, reminiscence, love and romance. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

An introspective, thoughtful and emotive soundtrack featuring a somewhat bittersweet piano lead. Grows to an orchestral crescendo at about 01:15 with sweeping, moving strings. The later part of the track from 02:20 takes on a more positive, hopeful feel. Perhaps reconciliation or coming to terms. A beautiful and touching film soundtrack cue for drama, love story, personal stories, history, appeals and more. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Stately horns (and orchestra) perform a melody perfect for any project needing a feeling of courageousness, valor, hope, glory, and patriotism. Could also work well to describe great leadership - a president or general. [Tempo: Slow / 69 BPM]

A melancholic and moving drama piece for strings and piano with an American folk feeling to it. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 130 BPM]

A female voice sings aahh over lush film soundtrack orchestral background featuring string section with violin. Slow, mournful, melancholic, sorrowful, a little dreamy. Suitable for fantasy and drama. Motherhood / Woman. [Tempo: Slow / 66 BPM]

Delicate harp and piano are matched with deep, powerful strings. Would work well as a tragic love theme. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 58 BPM]

A strong, confident and dark heroic military theme with percussion, synth, guitar and powerful brass. Slow paced, proud, patriotic and powerful yet slightly sad and emotional giving a feeling of loss or death. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 65 BPM]

Melancholic soundtrack featuring piano, strings, flute and sound design. Full of sadness but with a hints of hope, sensitive, serene and quiet. Suitable for drama and more. [Tempo: Slow / 64 BPM]

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