Quick, joyous and celebratory, this Rondo from Piano Sonata No. 11 is one of Mozart's best known piano pieces and has been used in many film, TV and media productions requiring a fast paced and up-tempo soundtrack. Piano Music, Classical / Classical period. Light, Playful, Bright, Happy. Piano. Epic / Historical.
The third in a series of highly expressive and free-flowing compositions by Satie is again at a slow pace like the first one. This gives the track a sombre and hypnotic quality. Creates an almost haunting atmosphere. Classical / Contemporary, Piano Music. Sad, Nostalgic, Dramatic, Pensive / Thoughtful, Hopeful. Piano. Drama.
This Chopin prelude has the nickname, 'Funeral March', although it isn't the tune we associate with his piano sonata No. 2 third movement. However; this is strident and morose with its block chords in a minor key. Classical / Romantic period. Sad, Dramatic, Tragic. Piano. Drama, Epic / Historical.
One of the most famous pieces of music for solo piano. Despite having the instruction, 'Lent et douloureux', (slow and painfully), this track is referred to for calm, relaxing and meditative purposes. Atmospheric and ambient. Classical / Contemporary, Piano Music. Sad, Nostalgic, Pensive / Thoughtful, Melancholic / Sentimental, Hopeful. Piano. Drama.
The start to this Chopin waltz is elegant and almost sedate. But then the contrast is shown by very fast sections that leave you whirling and spinning with delight. Classical / Romantic period. Romantic, Hopeful, Emotional. Piano.
Piano Music, Classical / Classical period. Light. Piano. Drama, Wedding.
An emotional and complex piano solo which is alleged to be Chopin's attempt to reflect his unhappiness in Vienna. It has been widely used in films, (such as 'The Pianist'), and even in video games, 'Fallout 4'). Piano Music, Classical / Romantic period. Exciting, Dramatic, Romantic, Emotional, Passionate. Piano. Drama.
Only sixteen bars long, this is a beautiful prelude. Graceful, serene and delicate it allows the listener to relax and unwind in a calm and peaceful way. Used in many productions and commercials worldwide. Piano Music, Classical / Romantic period. Hopeful. Piano.
Chopin composed many mazurkas, (a Polish folk dance), and this is one of his most familiar. Not too fast, but swirling and with a light playfulness, it has a calmer interlude before resuming the dance. Classical / Romantic period. Light, Romantic. Piano. Romance / Melodrama, Wedding.
Light and calm, this is a wonderful track for tender moments, romance, weddings, sentimental nostalgia and background music. This familiar piano solo by J. S. Bach is from the first book of 'The Well Tempered Clavier'. Piano Music, Classical / Baroque period. Light, Peaceful / Calm, Romantic, Pleasant / Nice, Hopeful, Gentle / Tender. Piano. Drama, Romance / Melodrama, Wedding.