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Mood: Melancholic / Nostalgic / Wistful

Found 2314 tracks

Light, relaxed, easy-going smooth jazz with a blues flavor. Mellow and friendly, with piano over backing guitar, upright bass and cymbals. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 75 BPM]

Melancholic, wistful, poignant. Cello on an ambient backdrop. Contemplative / Introspective. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 88 BPM]

Emotional, yearning piano starts out before being joined by electronic drums, brittle sounding strings and subtle synth bass providing a great mix of modern and classic sounds. Influenced by Olafur Arnalds and Nils Frahm great for projects with a deep, introspective, passionate or fragile theme. [Tempo: Slow / 60 BPM]

A slow, sad, longing track with a poignant, touching theme, featuring strings and horns. [Tempo: Slow]

This mid-tempo acoustic song is about a sibling or loved one who can’t seem to figure life out. It is meant to be a motivational message to ensure them that they have a bright future, they just haven’t figured out what that future is yet. It is meant to bring them through a hard time and realize that people love them and they have potential. The instrumental version works nicely as an acoustic / folk / light pop track for country / outdoors / home and property and much more. [Tempo: Medium, Fast]

Poignant, wistful and nostalgic. Acoustic piano with subtle acoustic guitar joining in. Introspective, haunting. Towards the end of the track, a simple electric guitar rhythm enters, then dissolves in reverb. Also available without the electric guitar. [Tempo: Slow / 58 BPM]

Story of unrequited love, questioning the reasons the relationship cannot move beyond being a best friend. Coming to terms with reality and feeling confident about moving on. Ballad led by piano and vocals featuring pedal steel guitar. [Tempo: Slow / 62 BPM]

A tender and emotional piano track accompanied by strings. Contemplative and subtle, this track would make a great accompaniment to many projects. [Tempo: Slow / 90 BPM]

This sentimental acoustic track will work well with footage of relationship troubles, reflective, sad, depressing, lonely, bittersweet, homesick or driving footage. Acoustic guitars, melodic piano, strong vocals, vocal harmonies, and soaring violin. The lyrics are all about coming to realization with the end. Closure on a failed relationship, learning to move on, get over it, and learn to love and trust again. Available in a vocal version and an instrumental version. [Tempo: Medium / 123 BPM]

Slow, dreamy Americana / Acoustica with a haunting, solemn, sound. Beautiful and introspective, melancholic and nostalgic. Acoustic guitar and an old upright piano with a very nostalgic sound. Available with or without vocal 'oooh' part. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 110 BPM]

A powerful male country song about learning life lessons in different ways. Available as a Vocal version and an Instrumental version. [Tempo: Slow / 76 BPM]

A pastoral piece with a Scottish / Celtic feel, prominently featuring a traditional bowed string instrument, the fidule. Could work well in medieval or fantasy themed productions. Conveys the sense of open spaces or remembrance of times past. [Tempo: Slow / 66 BPM]

A rich and full sounding rock / pop-rock track. Girl is upset with the boy over his ex. Boy’s heart is damaged from previous relationship. He tells the girl that his ex means nothing, and that he will be patient and wait for her to come around. Also available as an instrumental version. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 85 BPM]

Pensive, slightly melancholic sounding arrangement of the well-known composition. Featuring soft flutes along with emotional accompaniment on the harp. Atmospheric and deep sound. Original Composer: Orlando Gibbons [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 100 BPM]

A pretty scottish air on solo fiddle. Very authentic Scottish sound. [Tempo: Slow, Medium]

A sentimental song about how quickly time passes and about the importance of living fully in the present moment. A lyric that is both breezy and wistful, carefree and poignant. Ultimately the song is about seizing the day and being grateful for every moment of life. [Tempo: Medium / 140 BPM]

Pensive solo acoustic guitar piece subtly accompanied by gentle pads. Hovers between melancholy and hope. Eminently suitable for emotional scenes. [Tempo: Slow, Medium]

Emotional and heartfelt track full of hopelessness but also awe and distant relief, like a shimmer of hope at the horizon. Cinematic arrangement with piano, strings and choir. Starts soft, gets a more intense and a bit epic at 0:24. [Tempo: Slow / 160 BPM]

Downtempo, chilled-out beats with a slightly sleepy, dreamy feel and a somewhat Lo-Fi, dusty feel. Melancholic chill-out. [Tempo: Very slow / 90 BPM]

This song is a staple alternative rock song. The easy listening, melody driven verses are equipped with perfectly accented guitar lines to make the chorus boom. This song would be great for romance, comedy, and friendship. The lyrics are about defining relationships in your life and realizing what matters the most. [Tempo: Medium / 135 BPM]

Soulful, minimalist folk song. Available as a vocal version and an instrumental version. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 95 BPM]

Piano, Soundtrack, Pensive, Indie Drama. Delicate yet disturbed solo piano piece, with some dreamy textural elements. Dramatic and self-contained, personal and intimate suffering. [Tempo: Slow]

Modern arrangement of the well-known english Christmas song, featuring beat and the rhodes piano. [Tempo: Medium / 107 BPM]

Reflective, melancholic solo piano. Pretty, delicate, graceful. [Tempo: Slow / 57 BPM]

This song is about the beauty of the world and how things keep moving regardless of what is happening in the social sea of the human race. Everything is beautiful and everlasting. This song starts slowly but then builds to a U2-like climax and ends with a long drawn out instrumental jam. Available as a vocal version and an instrumental version. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 111 BPM]

Slow, peaceful, beautiful, mellow, dreamy, reflective, serene, tranquil & emotional piano & strings piece. contemplative, cinematic, melancholic, sensitive, thoughtful, sedate, somber & hypnotic. would suit romantic / dramatic / historic / documentary type projects. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 90 BPM]

Grand, dramatic, epic and passionate. Hybrid of orchestral / film-score sound and rock. The 'full rock arrangement' with orchestra erupts from about 01:30. [Tempo: Slow / 110 BPM]

Introspective, reflective, touching, fragile and beautiful piano composition, with subtle strings and bass. Emotive / Tender / Sincere. Available also as a solo piano track, and with/without FX on the piano (prepared piano / straight piano). [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Acoustic Guitar and Mandolin play a duet of inspiration and mystery. Shakers carry the rhythm forward and the bass fills the track with warmth. [Tempo: Medium / 86 BPM]

Sad, melancholic and yet hopeful track lead by spacey mellotron strings and simple, slow piano lines supported by lush strings. Would suit romantic/tragedy/documentary type projects. [Tempo: Slow]

Electronic beats, bass and synths create a romantic, silky, smooth R&B track with a strong modern feel. Slightly melancholic or sad, but uplifting and hopefull at the same time. Suitable for drama, young love, valentine, daydreaming, loving and romance. Perfect for sensual and adult scenes. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 96 BPM]

Classic, doom-laden blues with attitude. Historical sounding, authentic / genuine blues guitar from a bygone era. Think 'O Brother Where Art Thou'; history / retro, perhaps New Orleans / Southern / probibition era, depression era, or older. Dobro / Blues guitars. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 65 BPM]

Soft piano piece featuring fragile and gentle melodies. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 113 BPM]

Think nick drake ATT orange commercial, recorded with a baritone guitar its moody and inspirational all at the same time with haunting synthesizer line to take you on a journey perfect for creating introspective underscore for TV and film. [Tempo: Slow / 90 BPM]

Sad, moving, slow, dreamy, beautiful, emotional, melancholic track mixing piano, bass & drums. Soft, serene, subtle, sedate, cinematic, meaningful, lost & lonely. Would suit romantic / dramatic / filmic / documentary type projects. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow / 111 BPM]

A moderate tempo that matches the feel of this love song. The delicate male vocals and acoustic guitar help the song along before the memorable chorus featuring electric guitars, piano and drums. [Tempo: Slow, Medium]

Solo piano. Lovers, with touch of melancholy and longing, as if unsure if it’s going to work out in the end. Rich harmonies alternate between positive and introspective. A strong melody pulls the heartstrings, and sectional song-like structure makes editing easy. Would comfortably support a scene without dialogue. Good for drama, romance, TV, family. [Tempo: Slow / 104 BPM]

Melodramatic track that is introspective and delicate reflection of the past. Thoughtful, melancholic, nostalgic, it goes well as underscore for film & TV drama, film scenes etc. [Tempo: Slow / 66 BPM]

A folk track featuring guitar, banjo, accordian & harmonium. Longing / Hopeful. A promise of new & better times? [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 85 BPM]

This is an ambient chill-out track with a slightly melancholic but pleasant mood. Solo Cello and emotional piano give the track a unique vibe. [Tempo: Slow / 110 BPM]

Piano music. Repetitive piano patterns interweave through each other creating a reflective and pensive atmosphere. Poignant and soulful, feelings of loss and longing are evoked. [Tempo: Slow, Medium / 90 BPM]

J. S. Bach: Air on a G String for orchestra with violin and harpsichord.Recorded exclusively for Shockwave-Sound.com by D Hamilton. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Downtempo soulful song about letting go. Features male vocal, smooth sounds and nice drums. Wait for the mellow Moog solo! Sounds like Jill Scott, Raphael Saadiq. Could be used in a break up scene or a scene where someone is reminiscent of his lost love. Also available as an instrumental version. [Tempo: Slow / 75 BPM]

Baroque sounding arrangement of the traditional song T'Andernaken. Pensive, baroque and historic sounding mood. All instruments are played by real musicians. [Tempo: Medium / 100 BPM]

Ambient, fragile, reflective Piano & Pads. Melancholic / Nostalgic / Sad / Reflective. [Tempo: Very slow, Slow]

Romantic, emotive, elegant R&B piece. Piano, electronic drums and synthesizer. Relaxing, sensual and caressing, but dynamic at the same time. Heavenly, amazed, enchanted, beauty. Highly suitable for drama, lost love, heartbreak, romance, sexy and adult content. [Tempo: Slow / 92 BPM]

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