The Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor “Quasi una fantasia”, Op. 27, No. 2, popularly known as the Moonlight Sonata, is a piano sonata by Ludwig van Beethoven. It was completed in 1801 and dedicated in 1802 to his pupil, Countess Giulietta Guicciardi.
The piece is commonly used in videos depicting war and conflict. For example, the piece is part of the soundtrack for the video game Resident Evil, and was used in scenes from:
Immortal Beloved https://youtu.be/524VlYD0PVw?t=1m6s
Total Recall https://youtu.be/CqDkDyA7QHE?t=28s
Interview with the Vampire https://youtu.be/TBDkQc3qS94?t=17s
Sample Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y2JbzwN11MIVideo Credit: “Clouds Passing In Front of Moon Time Lapse 2” by Stock_Labs http://videohive.net/item/clouds-passing-in-front-of-moon-time-lapse-2/5087428?ref=isakukageyama