Alexandra Benedict & Tris Taylor: Sleeping Lions

Beautiful bittersweet lullaby waltz – melancholy & tragic.

RIYL: Debussy / Tarkovsky / Satie

Opens with warm piano. Wurlitzer at 0:17, solo violin enters at 1:09, narrative turns at 2:20. Haunted, sorrowful return at 2:47. Supernatural, docs, slo-mo.

Alternate versions: Main, Sound Effects Only

Energy: low Pace: midtempo BPM: 145 Explicit: no
Production style: atmosphere, documentary, drama, flight, ghostly/supernatural, horror, indie film, sci-fi, space, slow motion, wildlife
Mood: artistic, atmospheric, beautiful, beguiling, bittersweet, childlike, cinematic, delicate, dignified, disarming, dreamy, enveloping, European, expressive, gentle, haunting, lightness, lonely, melancholic, mesmerising, narrative, poignant, quaint, restful, sad, sleepy, soft, sorrowful, surreal, swaying, tranquilized, unsettling, whimsical
Lyrics:

None.

Instrumentation: piano, Wurlitzer, organ, percussion, balloon, violin, celesta/celeste, music box, marching band
Subject matter: mime, tragedy, imagination, inner world, climax (narrative), death/mortality, loss, pain
Meter: 3/4 BPM range: over 140
Genre: Impressionist / Classical / Original Score / Soundtrack Style: waltz
Publishing rightsholder: Copyright Control/Pink Lizard Music Limited Publishing clears through: Pink Lizard Music
Master rightsholder: Pink Lizard Music Limited Master clears through: Pink Lizard Music
Composed by: Alexandra K Benedict (PRS)/Tris W Taylor (PRS) ISRC: UK9UL1500095