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Action Horror Transitions

Dark and sinister horror transitions

A collection of sinister orchestral builds, manic rises and shocking horror climaxes


I WAS MISTAKEN
Sinister building brass with timp roll.     0:08


CAPED ONE
Building excitement with full orchestra, pounding percussion & snare.    0:07


SWIRLING SPIDERS
Rising manic strings, harp, horns, woodwind & cymbal.    0:05


WHAT’S BEHIND YOU
Full orchestra building chord with timp roll.    0:08


ACTION STRINGS
Syncopated strings with harp sting     0:07


WHAT’S AROUND THE CORNER
Trumpets with woodwind building chord, low perc ending with low piano cluster.    0:12


COULD IT BE
Full orchestra building chord with tremolo strings & vibes.     0:05


GROTESQUE DISCOVERY
High string trill.     0:07


HEAR TO THERE
Low brass & rhythmic strings drama sting     0:06


KNIFE
High string fall with piano strike.   0:06


MURDEROUS CLUES
Tense string tremolo.   0:07


GRUESOME TRUTH
Building harp, woodwind & strings.   0:06


OH THE HORROR
Waterphone into full orchestra building chord sectionally to tone cluster.   0:09


RIGHT TEAM
Exciting & dramatic orchestral stabs with percussion.   0:05


SOAP OPERA HORROR
Building orchestra with percussion.   0:06


DARK MOMENT
String, woodwind & solo violin crescendo.   0:04


TIME TO RUN
Low string fall & creepy waterphone.   0:08


WORKSHOP
Percussive low brass with woodwinds.   0:05


SURPRISE TERROR
Trumpet cluster with woodwind, high strings & waterphone.   0:06


 

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CREEPING IVY
Eerie, sinister toy piano figures with dark brooding pads & string quartet.   2:46


MOVEMENT IN THE SHADOWS
Dark hybrid with kora, East Asian plucked instruments & strings.   2:42


IT ISN’T EASY
Dark, gritty textures with pads, rhythmic glitch FX & distorted guitar.   2:29


ADRENALINE SURGE
Tense electronica with pulsing synth, edgy choir stabs & driving percussion.   1:58


 

Crime Drama


Dark, sinister, haunting crime drama

The forces of law and order


PERFECT CRIME
Haunting piano melody with sad strings & eerie electronic top line.  2:31


DIFFERENT CONCLUSION
Dark piano melody with pulsing synths, string pedal notes & eerie FX.   2:59


DAMAGED
Sinister gongs with brooding strings, piano & menacing electronics.  2:41


WHEN IT’S OVER
Emotive piano weaves into brooding string motifs & subtle airy pads.  2:24


UNLAWFUL
Sparse piano builds with delayed guitar riffs, epic FX & emotive strings.   2:53


MURDER
Murky electronic kit with distant piano, moody pads & emotive strings.   2:41


 

Dark Fusions


Orchestral drama fused with electronica

Sinister & menacing orchestral drama with sound design & electronica


DARK CAROUSEL
Whirling magical & sinister waltz with soprano sax & restless strings.   1:52


SINISTER
Mysterious & threatening cello with ominous strings, electronic bass & toms.    2:18


TOXIC
Darkly insistent pulse, threatening distortion, wailing sax & tense strings.   1:56


BLOOD SEX REVOLUTION
Gritty bass & eerie piano over dark strings & rhythmic elements.   1:47


GHOST WRITER
Pumping bass drone, distortion, organ-like reverse sounds & strings.   2:17


BROODING MIND
Tense strings, reverse sounds & marimba over taut pulsing bass.   2:14


DARK BY NATURE
Brooding, unsettled waltz with soprano sax, cello, strings & a hint of mystery.    2:03


PURITY UNDER PRESSURE
Tender & mournful, yet hopeful orchestral theme with strings, flute & piano.   2:45


PRESSURE COOKER
Dark, restless electronic bass with Middle-Eastern inspired cello & strings.   2:56


 

Drama Noir

Epic yet troubling orchestral drama

Foreboding orchestral drama. It all spells trouble


MALINTENT
Menacing string phrases over dark drone, pulsing synths & percussion fx.   2:03


ALTERNATIVE REALITY
Moody sax theme over tense ticking & string bed. A web of lies & intrigue.   2:45


RECLAMATION
Powerful sci-fi theme with melodic strings, electronica & pounding drums     2:57


PERPETUAL QUEST
Bustling marimba pattern with atmospheric strings. Journeying feel    2:30


AGITATE
Pensive soprano sax with anxious strings, reverse fx & percussion.    2:18


STREAM OF CONSCIOUSNESS
Insistent tonal loop with tense strings, bass pulses & fx. Rail journey feel.  1:59


DARK INTENT
Mysterious strings with eerie cello over pulsing bass & sparse electronica    2:28


DARKEST HUMOUR
Stealthy, mysterious dramedy with piano, bass clarinet, pizz & arco strings.   2:02


STRANGE MENACE
Dark, tense strings with uneasy soprano sax & pulsing electronic back beats.   2:27


ALTERNATING CURRENTS
Urgent rhythmic guitar harmonics with piano, dark electronica & percussion.   2:54


 

Pure Drama


Mysterious other-worldly orchestral drama…

 


HAUNTING PURITY
Haunting, mysterious waltz featuring soprano sax, cello, strings & fx.     2:47


MOONSTRUCK
Eerie cello melody with spooky celeste & dulcimer over a dark swelling drone.   1:46 


ALTERED MINDS
Melancholy cello & piano with ethereal fx & emotional strings. Builds.   2:52


FLOWING LIGHT
Other-worldly soprano vocal & distant choir with ghostly textures & fx.  2:56


HYPNOTISED
Plaintive cello melody over a reversed pipe organ & airy soundscape.   2:43


FORESHADOWS
Darkly mysterious soprano sax lines over eerie metallic drones & marimba.   2:27


 

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Risers and Musical Effects

Epic toolkit of risers and FX


THEY’RE COMING TO GET YOU
Ominous riser with accelerating war drums into heavy explosion.  1:00


SHIMMERING LIGHT
Expectant orchestral crescendo to jubilant realisation.    0:19


TUMBLING
Strings spiralling down to big finish.  0:20


CYBER WARS
Threatening synth rise with battle-infested snares & tom toms.   1:00


ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL
Suspenseful orchestra with choir builds to positive outcome    0:30


HELL’S FOUNDRY
Epic riser with pulsing bass & driving drums.   1:05


IMPENDING DOOM
Terrifying orchestral riser with sudden drum hit & dark fade out.   0:31


INTO THE CAVERN
Doom laden hit with cavernous overtones & a long drop doowwwwnnnn.   0:20


BRIGHT IDEA
Atmospheric crescendo leading to a bright idea bell. Major version.   0:28


CREEPY CRAWLIES
Skin crawling, orchestral & vocal riser. Pauses at top before exploding.    0:38


AMBIENT VOYAGE
Dark, drone bed & huge synth riser with a powerful cavernous end.   0:38


CAUSE AND EFFECT
Harsh & ominous metallic tone explodes before descent into dark abyss.   0:30


JUBILANCE
Expectant & joyous cinematic crescendo into a glorious revelation.   0:22


IT’S ALIVE
Pulsating heart beat over unworldly rising metallic soundscape


 

News Themes

Big production news themes with urgency and dynamism. Recorded in London and Chicago and then mixed in New York

 


PRIMETIME
Grand & resolute brass theme with dramatic strings & rock rhythm.    2:37


GREAT DEBATE
Urgent, current affairs orchestral crossover theme with ticking clock ending.   2:27


EDGE OF REASON
Urgent & purposeful electronic build with orchestral strings & brass.    2:53


REAL STORY
Tense, driving orchestral theme with heroic brass & electronic backbeats.   2:07


 

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