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30 Productive Songs for Music Listening While Doing Work or Studying

Mostly classical or energetic instrumentals with a tinge of sentimentality

These songs come from all walks of life, ranging from video games to classical composers to movie soundtracks, and beyond. The choice of soundtracks is based off of a mix of the Mozart Effect and other articles that have cited the benefit of listening to instrumental music that is unfamiliar.

1.) To Zanarkand (3:13), Composer: Nobuo Uematsu

2.) An Ideal of Hope (2:40), Composer: Hans Zimmer

3.) A Very Small Wish – Monstrous Monstro for Piano (3:50), Composer: Yoko Shimomura

4.) Prelude, Op. 28, No. 15 – “Raindrops” (6:26), Composer: Chopin

5.) Moonlight Sonata – Full (15:01), Composer: Beethoven

6.) (Le Quattro Stagioni) The Four Seasons – Summer (10:22), Composer: Antonio Vivaldi

7.) L’s Ideology (2:01), Composer: Hideki Taniuchi

8.) Battle of the Heroes (3:43), Composer: John Williams

9.) Lacrimosa (3:21), Composer: Mozart

10.) Cello Suite No. 1 I-Prelude (2:37), Composer: Bach

11.) The Original Batman Theme (8:26), Composer: Danny Elfman

12.) Time (4:36), Composer: Hans Zimmer

13.) Nocturne No. 7 in C Sharp Minor – Op. 27 (4:46), Composer: Chopin

14.) Trunks Powers Up (2:41), Bruce Falconer

15.) Cello Suite No. 5 I-Prelude (7:16), Composer: Bach

16.) Traverse Town – Piano (4:06), Composer: Yoko Shimomura

17.) Madder Sky (2:57), Composer: Kotaro Nakagawa

18.) Kikaider Soundtrack – Theme of Gemini (1:35), Composer: Akira Mitake

19.) Waking up (4:11), Artist: M83

20.) Light Lights up Light (5:43), Composer: Yoshihisa Hirano

21.) Breath and Life (1:52), Artist: Audiomachine

22.) Intriguing Possibilities (4:31), Composers: Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross

23.) Game of Thrones Theme Violin (2:06), Composer: Ramin Djawadi

24.) Ezio’s Family (3:58), Composer: Jesper Kyd

25.) Midna’s Lament (3:13), Composers: Toru Minegishi, Asuka Ota, and Koji Kondo

26.) Teardrop – Instrumental ver. (4:55), Artist: Massive Attack

27.) Levels (3:19), Artist: Avicii

28.) Derezzed (1:45), Artist: Daft Punk

29.) A Fifth of Beethoven (5:07), Artist: Walter Murphy

30.) Jeaux D’eau (5:00), Composer: Maurice Ravel

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