A big bass drum, tuba, accordian & piano set out the 3-4 rhythm for a memorable melody line in this jaunty bohemian waltzer. Burlesque, boisterous and gloriously chubby. Filmscore / Cinematic, Classical / Contemporary. Exciting. Strings, Bells, Symphony Orchestra.
Melodic, stately, romantic. Like an old English mansion, suitable for royalty or period drama. Easy Listening, Classical / Contemporary. Soft / Smooth, Peaceful / Calm, Romantic, Pleasant / Nice, Soulful, Melancholic / Sentimental, Gentle / Tender. Strings, Oboe, Harpsichord. Romance / Melodrama.
The second Gnossienne has the instruction, 'avec étonnement', (with astonishment), to instruct the player to play slightly faster than the other two pieces. Still has lots of space and freedom of expression. Classical / Contemporary, Piano Music. Dramatic, Pensive / Thoughtful, Melancholic / Sentimental, Hopeful. Piano. Drama.
A dreamy modern orchestral instrumental with a beautiful, spatial groove. Ethereal with a sense of hope and purpose. Classical / Contemporary. Sad, Dreamy / Reflective, Romantic, Hopeful, Flowering. Strings, Piano, Symphony Orchestra. Romance / Melodrama.
A dark, cinematic and dramatic piece. Inspired by film noir and classic horror stories, as well as newer dark and quirky films by Tim Burton or soundtrack work by Danny Elfman. A tasty slice of evil... Strings, oboe, piano, toy musical box... Filmscore / Cinematic, Classical / Contemporary. Dramatic, Suspense. Strings, Piano, Symphony Orchestra, Oboe. Drama.
Slow and grave, ('Lent et grave'), the third Gymnopodie is perhaps the most heartbreaking. The whole ambience is punctuated by mournful melodies that have become so popular in modern productions. Classical / Contemporary, Piano Music. Nostalgic, Dramatic. Piano.
A pretty and romantic waltz. Piano with orchestra. Pastoral, romantic and playful. Two lovers dancing or just enjoying each others company. Classical / Contemporary, Piano Music. Love, Nostalgic, Soft / Smooth, Romantic, Pleasant / Nice, Melancholic / Sentimental, Gentle / Tender. Strings, Piano. Romance / Melodrama.
Story telling Christmas music. Sensitive, kind, dreamy, epic. Filmscore / Cinematic, Classical / Contemporary. Sad, Soft / Smooth, Peaceful / Calm, Gentle / Tender, Emotional. Strings, Symphony Orchestra. Epic / Historical, Romance / Melodrama.