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Rites
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Rites Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License
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"Rites"

Instruments: Voice, Pipe Organ

Feel: Dark, Mysterious, Mystical

Heavy and deep, the chords of this piece resemble Gregorian Chanting with resounding reverb as a harp plucks a few solitary notes. The music evokes an ancient ritual or ceremony, but could also be used for a tragic medieval funeral.

ISRC: USUAN1100722
Uploaded: 2010-06-09

0 bpm Soundtrack 2:07
Court of the Queen
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Court of the Queen Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Court of the Queen"

Instruments: Strings, Brass, Percussion, Celeste

Feel: Bright, Relaxed

Slow Waltz. English Waltz. Foxtrot. Slow Fox. Regal in its construction, this waltz is meant for the ballroom floor of a grand soiree. The pizzicato strings provide the rhythm in the first half, while strings and horns play the melody. A harp accompanies a celeste in creating transitions between segments of the music. As the music crescendos into the third minute, the frivolity turns more serious, and the piece ends with a few interchangeable chords between the celeste and the horns.

ISRC: USUAN1100728
Uploaded: 2010-06-09

95 bpm Unclassifiable 3:20
Failing Defense
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Failing Defense Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Failing Defense"

Instruments: Brass, Percussion, Xylophone, Strings

Feel: Action, Aggressive, Intense, Suspenseful

This piece begins immediately with horn blasts, strings, and a bone-jangling xylophone. After the brief intro the horns play a melody, then the horns drop away away except tribal drums and staccato string bursts. The music returns in a big way, suggestive of a tense battle, as the instruments compete against each other, until the rapid discordant end.

ISRC: USUAN1100726
Uploaded: 2010-06-09

86 bpm Soundtrack 1:46
Split In Synapse
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Split In Synapse Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Split In Synapse"

Instruments: Synths, Brass, Clarinet. Percussion

Feel: Action, Intense, Unnerving

A short piece that mixes the symphony with frenzied electronica elements and a dance beat. The horns are blasting and discordant, the synthesizer is manic, the effects disorienting, and the final cresecendo push is loud and forceful.

ISRC: USUAN1100703
Uploaded: 2010-05-25

170 bpm Soundtrack 0:38
For the Fallen
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For the Fallen Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"For the Fallen"

Instruments: Brass, Strings, Percussion

Feel: Epic, Intense, Somber

Beginning with beautiful symphonic chords accentuated by a glockenspiel, For The Fallen builds gently and with emotion. At the mid-point, marching drums build in and the music strikes a more serious tone, retaining its dramatic passion.

ISRC: USUAN1100704
Uploaded: 2010-05-25

52 bpm Soundtrack 1:35
Clenched Teeth
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Clenched Teeth Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Clenched Teeth"

Instruments: Strings, Brass, Percussion

Feel: Action, Driving, Epic, Intense

Timpanis and strings battle with a snare drum and horns throughout this epic piece, slowly building and rising to chaos. The music is high-action and only includes a few short dramatic interludes.

ISRC: USUAN1100705
Uploaded: 2010-05-25

164 bpm Soundtrack 1:31
Nerves
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Nerves Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Nerves"

Instruments: Brass, Percussion, Strings, Synths

Feel: Action, Dark, Eerie, Epic, Intense, Suspenseful

The first two minutes contain many changes and shifts in tone - all intense. The final minute is a collection of all that came before, ending in a pulse-quickening finale. This is music for an action film, or a scene that begins with tremulous anxiety and ends in a big way.

ISRC: USUAN1100698
Uploaded: 2010-05-06

135 bpm Soundtrack 2:52
Mistake the Getaway
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Mistake the Getaway Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Mistake the Getaway"

Instruments: Brass, Strings, Kit, Percussion

Feel: Action, Driving, Epic, Intense, Suspenseful

The chase begins with horn blasts, and the kit plays a solid beat while the bass strings are a pulsing drone below the horn melody. The piece grows more tense and emotional, the strings taking the lead and rise into a flowing intensity. Danger returns in full force as the music crescendos and return for one final push.

ISRC: USUAN1100699
Uploaded: 2010-05-06

141 bpm Soundtrack 2:03
Open Those Bright Eyes
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Open Those Bright Eyes Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Open Those Bright Eyes"

Instruments: Piano, guitar, bass, kit

Feel: Bouncy, Bright

This piece is made up of three distinct variations on a melodic theme, and should be taken apart and used for transitions in a light-hearted short video. The first section begins with a bright, leading to the big push of the bombastic brass. The second section, beginning at 0:52, is the same melody, but only features the piano. This section is softer and lasts 20 seconds. The final section begins at 1:17, and ends with an excited flourish.

ISRC: USUAN1100696
Uploaded: 2010-04-12

122 bpm Soundtrack 1:28
Devastation and Revenge
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Devastation and Revenge Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Devastation and Revenge"

Instruments: Synths, Percussion, Strings, Brass, Guitar, Voice

Feel: Eerie, Epic, Intense, Mystical, Somber, Suspenseful

A low hum sets a dark and mysterious mood, but at 0:49 the orchestral strings, horns, and pounding drums begin, perfect as the background to the hero?s dilemma or impending battle scene. At 2:01 the music reaches a climax and builds into discordant, terrifying suspense. The ending, at 2:35, features a lone guitar and mournful vocals, depicting a great sadness and loss.

ISRC: USUAN1100694
Uploaded: 2010-04-01

114 bpm Contemporary 3:05
One-eyed Maestro
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One-eyed Maestro Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"One-eyed Maestro"

Instruments: Accordion, Violin, Percussion, Flutes, Trumpets, Horns, Strings

Feel: Bouncy, Eerie, Humorous

This is the kind of music that makes skeletons dance. With its pounding brass, singsong flute melody, and off-kilter syncopation, this piece is whimsical and reminiscent of a carnival. It is quirky, quick, playful, and dangerously creepy, and is perfect for a lively cartoon, circus-themed content, or a magician?s show.

ISRC: USUAN1100692
Uploaded: 2010-04-01

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102 bpm Unclassifiable 1:58




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