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Rains Will Fall
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Rains Will Fall Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Rains Will Fall"

Instruments: Piano, Kit, Strings

Feel: Calming, Somber, Uplifting

Slow Waltz. English Waltz. Foxtrot. Slow Fox. The piano plays a mournful, waltzing melody, while strings enter gently. Halfway into the second minute, the tone is more hopeful, but then returns to the sadness of the introduction. Just before the third minute ends the hope returns, but melts again into sadness with the final high note of the piano. This is music for a rainy day, or when the hero to a story has lost his way.

ISRC: USUAN1100723
Uploaded: 2010-06-09

85 bpm Unclassifiable 3:42
Porch Swing Days - slower
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Porch Swing Days - slower Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Porch Swing Days - slower"

Instruments: Guitars, Bass, Kit, Percussion, Voice

Feel: Bright, Calming, Relaxed, Uplifting

Acoustic guitars play a constantly flowing feel-good melody, enhanced by an airy chorus that enters early in the piece. The music is bright and evokes a carefree attitude towards life and the troubles of the world.

ISRC: USUAN1100715
Uploaded: 2010-05-27

110 bpm Contemporary 3:36
Porch Swing Days - faster
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Porch Swing Days - faster Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Porch Swing Days - faster"

Instruments: Guitars, Bass, Kit, Percussion, Voice

Feel: Bright, Calming, Relaxed, Uplifting

Acoustic guitars play a constantly flowing feel-good melody, enhanced by an airy chorus that enters early in the piece. The music is bright and evokes a carefree attitude towards life and the troubles of the world.

ISRC: USUAN1100716
Uploaded: 2010-05-27

130 bpm Contemporary 3:05
Finding Movement
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Finding Movement Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Finding Movement"

Instruments: Koto, String Ensemble

Feel: Calming, Uplifting

The koto in this piece follows a steady, plodding beat, while the orchestral strings provide a drone-like background. At 0:33 the strings crescendo to follow the melody of the koto, but at 1:18 the tempo slows and the strings fade away, only to return to highlight the final chord. With the even rhythm and the sharply accentuated plucks of the koto, this is best used as an introduction to a short film or game, or the resolution to a conflict surrounding family or challenges to tradition.

ISRC: USUAN1100693
Uploaded: 2010-04-01

70 bpm World 1:56
Nu Flute
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Nu Flute Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Nu Flute"

Instruments: Flute, Strings

Feel: Calming, Relaxed, Somber, Uplifting

Eastern flute-like reed-like instrument - the Dizi.

ISRC: USUAN1100680
Uploaded: 2010-02-12

60 bpm World 1:23
Consort for Brass
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Consort for Brass Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Consort for Brass"

Instruments: tuba, trombones, horns, trumpets

Feel: Calming, Uplifting

A stately brass choir set in a cathedral.

ISRC: USUAN1100681
Uploaded: 2010-02-12

60 bpm Classical 0:51
Second Coming - no percussion
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Second Coming - no percussion Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Second Coming - no percussion"

Instruments: Orchestra

Feel: Epic, Uplifting

A loop-based piece, I've gotten a lot of requests for a version of this with no percussion or voice - so here you go. Broad and inspiring.

ISRC: USUAN1100674
Uploaded: 2010-01-26

64 bpm Soundtrack 2:12
Ranz des Vaches
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Ranz des Vaches Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Ranz des Vaches"

Instruments: English Horn, Flute, Bassoons, Strings

Feel: Calming, Relaxed, Uplifting

Ranz des Vaches or "Call to the Dairy Cows" is a small but famous section of the overture to William Tell by Rossini. It is most often used to depict morning or sleepiness in cartoons. Hook starts at 0:21.

ISRC: USUAN1100676
Uploaded: 2010-01-26

56 bpm Classical 1:25
The Parting
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The Parting Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"The Parting"

Instruments: Oboe, Flute, Strings, Trombones, Horn, Tuba

Feel: Calming, Relaxed, Somber, Uplifting

I wrote this one December 27th, 2009 mainly for fun. It is a sweeping quiet piece until the past bit where is opens up a bit. At 2:06, there is an oddly supported line with a 2+ octave gap between the melody and the supporting bass. At 2:28, the gap is filled triumphantly... It ends with a hollow dominant in 5 octaves, followed by a lush resolution.

ISRC: USUAN1100638
Uploaded: 2009-12-29

42 bpm Soundtrack 3:04
Resignation
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Resignation Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"Resignation"

Instruments: Piano, bass

Feel: Relaxed, Uplifting

Short piece with a very quiet and rich piano part - the bass is barely audible, for low-end support.

ISRC: USUAN1100645
Uploaded: 2009-12-29

73 bpm Contemporary 0:54
New Friendly
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New Friendly Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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"New Friendly"

Instruments: Synths, Choir

Feel: Bouncy, Bright, Grooving, Uplifting

The piece starts out nice, and then becomes a modulating monster about a minute in. It resolves to the initial key, and continues on. Lots of building! Very round-sounding.

ISRC: USUAN1200005
Uploaded: 2009-05-20

114 bpm Electronica 2:49




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